Table 2.10a
Admissions by employment status (aged 16 and over) and education (aged 18 and over): TEDS 1992-2002 and U.S. population 2002
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions (excludes Puerto Rico). See Table 4.2.]
Employment status and education TEDS admissions U.S. population
1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002   2002
Total admissions
aged 16 and over
1,489,456 1,559,840 1,608,521 1,613,184 1,575,688 1,545,163 1,647,291 1,663,138 1,713,307 1,723,127 1,811,386  (Aged 16  and over)
Employment status (aged 16 and over)
Employed   34.0   33.0   32.8   32.7   32.9   32.5   33.0   33.4   33.0   31.3   29.5   62.7
Full time   27.0   26.1   26.1   26.0   25.9   25.5   25.9   26.3   26.0   24.3   22.4   51.8
Part time    6.9    6.9    6.8    6.8    7.0    7.0    7.1    7.1    7.0    7.0    7.1   10.9
Unemployed   28.8   28.4   27.7   26.5   25.8   25.1   25.5   24.0   24.4   26.3   29.4    3.9
Not in labor force   37.2   38.6   39.5   40.8   41.3   42.4   41.5   42.5   42.6   42.3   41.2   33.4
Total   100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0
No. of admissions  1,396,712 1,462,797 1,522,319 1,540,378 1,529,474 1,504,245 1,579,393 1,585,643 1,626,643 1,626,350 1,705,007
                           
Total admissions
aged 18 and over
1,438,137 1,507,872 1,548,063 1,544,882 1,502,584 1,469,136 1,565,477 1,581,129 1,630,991 1,635,467 1,716,606  (Aged 18  and over)
Highest school grade completed (aged 18 and over)
0 to 8    7.8    7.8    7.6    7.1    6.9    6.7    6.7    7.1    7.4    7.1    6.5    6.4
9 to 11   29.1   29.0   28.9   29.0   28.5   28.7   28.4   28.4   28.6   28.5   28.4   10.5
12 (or GED)   42.5   42.6   42.8   43.2   43.8   43.6   43.8   43.7   43.5   43.8   44.2   31.8
Over 12   20.6   20.6   20.7   20.7   20.9   21.0   21.0   20.8   20.5   20.7   20.9   51.3
Total   100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0
No. of admissions  1,408,735 1,474,677 1,511,694 1,510,180 1,475,291 1,443,655 1,513,326 1,535,113 1,588,627 1,580,302 1,647,001    
SOURCES: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 3.01.04.  Employment:  Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Dept. of Labor (http://www.bls.gov). Education: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Educational Attainment in the United States, March 2002. Detailed Tables (PPL-169). Table 12.