Table 2.5b
Primary non-heroin opiates/synthetics admissions1 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 6 6 7 7 7 7 8 9 12 15 18
Alabama 14 10 9 15 14 18 19 22 20 24 28
Alaska 5 6 4 2 5 6 9 13 10 8 19
Arizona - - 2 1
Arkansas 5 6 8 7 11 11 10 16 15 16 22
California 5 4 5 6 7 7 6 7 8 8 10
Colorado 9 10 10 10 9 7 8 11 11 9 13
Connecticut 9 13 32 35 33 17 18 15 22 29 33
Delaware 2 2 3 5 4 6 6 13 13 20
District of Columbia - - 2 1 1 1
Florida 13 13 12 9 10 7 10 16 20 23 30
Georgia 4 4 3 2 2 2 1 2 4 8 9
Hawaii 4 4 3 5 6 3 6 4 7 10 10
Idaho 1 2 1 2 3 3 4 6 5 8 5
Illinois 2 1 1 1 1 2 6 6 6
Indiana 4 5 6 5 6 18 19 24 18 18
Iowa 3 2 5 6 10 5 7 7 7 10 14
Kansas 11 10 14 12 6 3 2 3 4 4 6
Kentucky 5 7 9 13 24 28
Louisiana 9 6 5 5 5 9 8 25 34 44
Maine 2 3 6 7 11 13 27 49 72 99 107
Maryland 13 16 14 13 13 16 16 16 20 33 39
Massachusetts 5 7 7 8 8 9 13 18 25 49 56
Michigan 8 8 11 13 13 15 16 10 14 19 26
Minnesota 7 8 16 9 7 10 11 11 13 16 18
Mississippi 2 4 6 8 12 19 18
Missouri 5 6 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 7 12
Montana 16 14 16 15 17 18 18 13 24 33 34
Nebraska 4 4 3 4 4 3 4 3 3 5 4
Nevada 12 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 3 5 6
New Hampshire 1 1 3 3 4 5 7 11 13
New Jersey 6 6 5 11 7 6 8 7 8 11 15
New Mexico 2 1 2 3 3 3 2 4 4 2
New York 7 7 9 8 9 10 13 14 16 20 24
North Carolina 9 8 8 8 9 10 9 8 11 14 14
North Dakota 2 1 3 2 2 3 5 4 9 10
Ohio2 8 10 10 10 11 12 12 8 5 7 10
Oklahoma 10 10 9 10 13 10 8 8 8 12 14
Oregon 5 4 5 8 8 8 9 11 14 20 22
Pennsylvania 3 4 4 5 5 6 6 8 12 18 19
Rhode Island 17 15 14 13 22 21 27 37 37 53 62
South Carolina 4 4 5 5 5 6 7 9 12 23 26
South Dakota 4 2 3 3 5 3 4 6 3 5 6
Tennessee3 10 10 10 5 6 10 14 16 19 23 31
Texas2 2 2 2 2 1 2 3 4 4 6 7
Utah 9 10 11 13 14 12 12 16 18 19 15
Vermont 5 11 7 7 11 14 20 27 32 38 52
Virginia2 6 4 5 7 3 2 2 5 14 18 16
Washington 6 6 8 11 8 7 9 10 13 15 19
West Virginia2 7 4 4 2 32 31 1
Wisconsin 1 1 2 2 2 2 4 5 7
Wyoming 9 3 5 6 7 6 9 12 14
1 These drugs include codeine, morphine, oxycodone, hydromorphone, hydrocodone, meperidine, opium, and other drugs with morphine-like effects. Non-prescription use of methadone is not included.
2 Some data not shown on Figure 5: Ohio (1999-2002), Texas (1992-1995), Virginia (1996-1999), and West Virginia (1996, 2000, and 2002). See Chapter 2 for details.
3 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.