Table 5.7
Substance abuse combinations by selected primary substance of abuse: TEDS 2001
Number and percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2.]
Primary substance Secondary and tertiary substances Number Percent of all admissions Percent of primary substance
All admissions   1,739,796  100.0  
Alcohol     769,800   44.2  100.0
No other substance n/a   421,209   24.2   54.7
1 other substance Marijuana   113,368    6.5   14.7
Cocaine    84,073    4.8   10.9
Opiates    17,206    1.0    2.2
Stimulants    10,762    0.6    1.4
  Other    10,814    0.6    1.4
2 other substances Cocaine & Marijuana    53,319    3.1    6.9
Marijuana & Stimulants    15,240    0.9    2.0
Cocaine & Opiates    15,287    0.9    2.0
Marijuana & Opiates     5,792    0.3    0.8
Cocaine & Stimulants     4,463    0.3    0.6
Stimulants & Opiates     1,191    0.1    0.2
Marijuana & Other     9,374    0.5    1.2
Cocaine & Other     4,137    0.2    0.5
Opiates & Other     2,600    0.1    0.3
  Stimulants & Other       965    0.1    0.1
Cocaine     225,375   13.0  100.0
No other substance n/a    64,822    3.7   28.8
1 other substance Alcohol    67,979    3.9   30.2
Marijuana    20,981    1.2    9.3
Opiates     5,625    0.3    2.5
Stimulants     1,899    0.1    0.8
  Other     2,038    0.1    0.9
2 other substances Alcohol & Marijuana    43,480    2.5   19.3
Opiates & Alcohol     6,153    0.4    2.7
Stimulants & Alcohol     2,453    0.1    1.1
Opiates & Marijuana     2,256    0.1    1.0
Stimulants & Marijuana     1,879    0.1    0.8
Opiates & Stimulants       382   *    0.2
Alcohol & Other     2,677    0.2    1.2
Marijuana & Other     1,826    0.1    0.8
Opiates & Other       660   *    0.3
  Stimulants & Other       265   *    0.1
Opiates   312,019   17.9  100.0
No other substance n/a 136,832    7.9   43.9
1 other substance Cocaine  49,695    2.9   15.9
Alcohol  32,783    1.9   10.5
Marijuana  13,077    0.8    4.2
Stimulants   2,748    0.2    0.9
  Other   9,679    0.6    3.1
2 other substances Cocaine & Alcohol  28,628    1.6    9.2
Cocaine & Marijuana  11,801    0.7    3.8
Alcohol & Marijuana  10,083    0.6    3.2
Cocaine & Stimulants   2,545    0.1    0.8
Stimulants & Alcohol   1,379    0.1    0.4
Stimulants & Marijuana   1,090    0.1    0.3
Cocaine & Other   4,406    0.3    1.4
Alcohol & Other   4,538    0.3    1.5
Marijuana & Other   2,330    0.1    0.7
  Stimulants & Other     405   *    0.1
Marijuana   255,394   14.7  100.0
No other substance n/a  87,859    5.0   34.4
1 other substance Alcohol  92,136    5.3   36.1
Cocaine   9,497    0.5    3.7
Stimulants   8,204    0.5    3.2
Opiates   1,913    0.1    0.7
  Other   5,488    0.3    2.1
2 other substances Alcohol & Cocaine  17,182    1.0    6.7
Alcohol & Stimulants  12,146    0.7    4.8
Stimulants & Cocaine   2,012    0.1    0.8
Alcohol & Opiates   2,580    0.1    1.0
Cocaine & Opiates   1,103    0.1    0.4
Stimulants & Opiates     397   *    0.2
Alcohol & Other  10,993    0.6    4.3
Cocaine & Other   1,738    0.1    0.7
Stimulants & Other   1,367    0.1    0.5
  Opiates & Other     779   *    0.3
Stimulants   99,727    5.7  100.0
No other substance n/a 28,741    1.7   28.8
1 other substance Alcohol 14,989    0.9   15.0
Marijuana 16,484    0.9   16.5
Cocaine  2,416    0.1    2.4
Opiates  1,060    0.1    1.1
  Other  1,267    0.1    1.3
2 other substances Marijuana & Alcohol 21,140    1.2   21.2
Cocaine & Alcohol  3,712    0.2    3.7
Cocaine & Marijuana  3,681    0.2    3.7
Opiates & Alcohol    998    0.1    1.0
Marijuana & Opiates  1,056    0.1    1.1
Cocaine & Opiates    669   *    0.7
Marijuana & Other  1,770    0.1    1.8
Alcohol & Other  1,111    0.1    1.1
Cocaine & Other    404   *    0.4
  Opiates & Other    229   *    0.2
Other   77,481    4.5  
*  Less than 0.05 percent.
n/a  Not applicable.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 5.31.03.