Table 5.6
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to additional substance abuse: TEDS 2001
Percent distribution

[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2.]

 

All admis-sions

Primary substance at admission

Alcohol

Opiates

Cocaine

Mari-juana/ hashish

Stimulants

Tran-quil-izers

Seda-tives

Hallu-cino-gens

PCP

Inhal-ants

Other/ none speci-fied

Heroin

Other opiates

Smoked cocaine

Other route

Metham-phetamine/ amphet-amine

Other stimu-lants

Total

1,739,796

769,800

275,672

36,347

163,988

61,387

255,394

98,332

1,395

7,074

3,737

3,121

3,116

1,234

59,199

Average no. of substances
   per admission

  1.7

  1.6

  1.8

  1.8

  2.0

  2.0

  1.9

  2.1

  2.0

  2.0

  1.9

  2.3

  2.1

  1.9

  1.1

Primary use of substance

 100.0

 44.2

 15.8

 2.1

 9.4

 3.5

 14.7

 5.7

 0.1

 0.4

 0.2

 0.2

 0.2

 0.1

 3.4

Any use of substance

n/a

 66.4

 18.9

 4.2

 18.2

 12.2

 35.2

  9.6

 0.4

  2.1

 0.8

  1.2

 0.5

  0.2

  4.6

Substance in addition to primary substance

Percent of admissions reporting abuse of additional substance1

None

 45.5

 54.7

 41.2

 43.3

 28.9

 28.4

 34.4

 28.6

 30.9

 34.6

 38.6

 20.4

 26.1

 39.9

 91.4

Alcohol

  22.2

 - -

 24.9

 24.2

 55.8

 50.9

 52.9

 42.1

 40.4

 32.5

 30.9

 34.9

 41.4

 37.1

  4.1

Marijuana/hashish

 20.5

 25.6

 11.9

 15.5

 31.1

 31.6

 - -

 44.4

 32.7

 17.4

 18.8

 49.8

 38.3

 33.8

 3.2

Non-smoked cocaine

 8.7

 8.3

 20.9

 7.5

 - -

 - -

 7.1

 7.3

 5.9

 6.8

 6.4

 11.5

 6.5

4.7

 0.9

Smoked cocaine

 8.8

 12.7

 12.7

 5.3

 - -

 - -

  5.2

 3.6

 3.4

 5.7

 5.1

 5.5

 9.7

 3.2

 0.7

Methamphetamine/amphetamine

 3.9

  3.9

 2.3

 3.3

  2.2

 4.6

 8.8

 0.6

 3.2

  3.5

  5.7

 10.8

 5.3

 3.2

 0.6

Other stimulants

 0.4

 0.4

 0.2

 0.3

 0.2

 0.3

 0.6

  0.3

 - -

 0.3

 0.9

  1.1

  0.6

 0.3

  0.1

Heroin

 3.0

 4.0

 - -

 8.1

  4.6

  7.5

  1.2

  2.7

  1.8

  7.0

  3.3

  2.3

  2.9

  0.6

 0.4

Other opiates

  2.1

  1.5

  5.2

  1.6

  1.2

  2.2

  1.5

 1.4

 2.1

 14.7

 8.7

 3.1

  1.1

 0.9

 0.5

Hallucinogens

  1.0

 0.6

 0.2

 0.4

  0.3

  1.2

  3.4

  1.6

  3.0

 0.9

  1.3

 - -

  2.1

  1.8

 0.2

Tranquilizers

   1.7

   1.1

  3.6

 10.3

  0.7

  1.3

  1.2

 0.9

  2.7

  1.4

  4.2

  2.4

 0.8

  1.5

 0.4

Sedatives

 0.6

 0.5

 0.7

  3.7

  0.4

 0.7

 0.7

 0.6

 0.9

  2.6

  1.4

  1.4

 0.6

 0.5

 0.1

PCP

 0.3

  0.2

 0.2

 0.1

  0.4

 0.4

 0.8

 0.4

 0.4

 0.2

  0.4

  1.3

 - -

  0.2

*

Inhalants

  0.2

 0.1

  *

  *

  0.1

  0.1

  0.4

  0.1

  0.4

  0.3

  0.2

  0.6

  0.1

 - -

  0.1

Other

   1.2

   1.2

  1.0

  1.7

  0.9

  1.0

  1.7

  1.3

  2.8

  2.5

  1.7

  3.3

  1.6

  1.8

 0.3

1 Percentages sum to more than 100 percent because a person could report more than one additional substance.

*  Less than 0.05 percent.

- -  Quantity is zero.

n/a  Not applicable.

SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 5.31.03.