Table 2.4b
Primary heroin admissions aged 12 and over by State or jurisdiction: TEDS 1992-2002
Admissions per 100,000 population aged 12 and over
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions (excludes Puerto Rico). Comparisons among States should be made with caution; see Chapter 4.]
State or jurisdiction Admissions per 100,000 aged 12 and over
1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
Total 82 96 106 109 106 111 111 114 117 117 119
Alabama 1 3 2 3 2 5 3 6 5 5 5
Alaska 7 12 23 19 14 18 11 10 5 3 4
Arizona 22 8 9 18 11
Arkansas 2 3 3 5 5 4 4 3 3 1 2
California 240 267 296 280 263 230 203 223 205 165 160
Colorado 48 53 53 59 60 45 46 58 50 31 44
Connecticut 235 338 372 450 437 506 616 602 604 621 626
Delaware 92 87 121 148 143 251 307 347 299 287 254
District of Columbia 85 65 56 206 232 397 447 459 470
Florida 16 23 21 17 21 13 19 32 31 27 36
Georgia 6 6 5 5 4 3 3 3 8 10 9
Hawaii 19 19 22 44 40 27 44 38 37 19 21
Idaho 4 6 6 8 11 9 14 32 9 8 3
Illinois 48 28 30 52 31 31 42 48 92 105 108
Indiana 6 7 10 9 7 21 22 28 10 11
Iowa 5 7 9 9 13 11 9 9 9 9 10
Kansas 9 17 19 15 8 4 3 3 3 3 3
Kentucky 1 3 3 3 5 6
Louisiana 5 3 4 4 4 8 7 16 17 18
Maine 5 9 20 19 32 27 34 33 47 68 99
Maryland 224 260 285 324 312 333 353 369 373 399 481
Massachusetts 226 316 358 415 418 490 542 555 566 704 671
Michigan 48 60 76 80 99 99 123 65 78 82 90
Minnesota 10 11 12 17 17 25 23 25 24 24 22
Mississippi 2 2 3 3 4
Missouri 11 15 16 22 22 28 30 42 41 39 32
Montana 8 8 9 9 14 7 10 8 10 9 8
Nebraska 8 5 8 7 7 3 1 1
Nevada 76 43 45 45 65 64 71 64 47 45 39
New Hampshire 4 6 6 12 17 19 47 49 41 47 47
New Jersey 241 306 292 385 363 362 347 339 347 377 370
New Mexico 35 26 27 23 37 35 23 8 28 31 13
New York 191 214 243 227 229 285 301 313 340 359 366
North Carolina 20 19 20 20 19 18 23 15 13 12 13
North Dakota 1 1 3 2 1 2 1 2 1
Ohio1 15 21 20 26 33 41 42 40 29 34 35
Oklahoma 12 11 10 12 16 9 8 5 5 6 5
Oregon 58 75 113 134 174 194 208 175 178 158 158
Pennsylvania 24 46 54 63 60 67 68 77 100 105 116
Rhode Island 216 260 289 253 450 452 532 585 548 574 485
South Carolina 11 10 10 12 10 10 9 10 10 12 13
South Dakota 1 2 2 1 1 1 2
Tennessee 1 1 1 1 n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c
Texas1 33 32 34 27 12 18 26 27 21 20 23
Utah 22 31 46 76 78 71 57 93 86 69 49
Vermont 8 13 13 18 15 23 35 43 86 108 164
Virginia1 30 40 37 40 26 18 14 24 25 22 30
Washington 69 98 113 113 125 132 134 144 137 123 111
West Virginia1 3 1 6 - - 4 4
Wisconsin 1 1 1 3 2 3 6 9 12
Wyoming 5 2 3 4 5 4 6 4 2
1 Some data not shown on Figure 4: Ohio (1999-2002), Texas (1992-1995), Virginia (1996-1999), and West Virginia (1996, 2000, and 2002). See Chapter 2 for details.
n/c For Tennessee, admissions for primary heroin abuse are classified as Other opiates.
Less than 1 per 100,000.
- - Quantity is zero.
No data submitted.
SOURCES: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 3.01.04. Population Estimates Program, Population Division, U.S. Census Bureau. 1990-1999: Population Estimates for Counties by Age and Sex: Annual Time Series July 1, 1990-1999. Internet Release Date: August 30, 2000. 2000-2002: State Age-Sex Population Estimates File for Internet: July 1, 2000-2002. Internet Release Date: March 10, 2004.