Table 3.1b
Admissions by sex, race/ethnicity, and age at admission, according to primary substance of abuse: TEDS 2002
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2.]
Sex, race/ethnicity, and age at admission No. of
admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission Total
Alcohol Opiates Cocaine Mari-
juana/
hashish
Stimulants Tran-
quil-
izers
Seda-
tives
Hallu-
cino-
gens
PCP Inhal-
ants
Other/
none
speci-
fied
Alcohol
only
With
secondary
drug
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amine
Other stimu-
lants
Total  1,882,584  23.6  19.3  15.2  2.4   9.3   3.5  15.1   6.6  0.1  0.4  0.2  0.1  0.2  0.1  3.8  100.0
Sex                  
Male 1,315,587  25.8  20.4  14.9  1.9   7.9   3.4  16.3   5.3  0.1  0.3  0.2  0.2  0.2  0.1  3.4  100.0
Female   565,354  18.6  16.8  15.9  3.7  12.8   3.8  12.3   9.8  0.1  0.7  0.4  0.1  0.2  0.1  4.6  100.0
Race/ethnicity                  
White (non-Hispanic) 1,097,962  28.5  19.5  12.3  3.6   5.3   2.8  14.2   8.4  0.1  0.6  0.3  0.2  0.1  0.1  3.9  100.0
Black (non-Hispanic)   446,946  12.4  21.2  15.3  0.5  22.5   4.8  17.7   0.7  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.4   *  4.1  100.0
Hispanic origin   236,652  20.8  15.3  29.5  0.7   5.0   4.5  14.2   7.6  0.1  0.3  0.1  0.1  0.4  0.1  1.3  100.0
Mexican    97,407  28.6  12.1  18.8  0.5   4.0   3.8  15.9  14.5  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.1  0.5  0.2  0.6  100.0
Puerto Rican    81,782   9.3  18.8  48.8  0.7   4.8   4.5  10.7   0.6   *  0.4  0.2  0.1  0.2   *  1.0  100.0
Cuban     5,470  25.0  15.0  13.9  1.0  11.7  10.4  16.9   2.1   *  0.3  0.2  0.3  0.5  0.1  2.5  100.0
Other/not specified    51,993  24.1  15.8  20.9  0.8   6.5   5.1  16.2   6.5  0.2  0.2  0.1  0.1  0.5  0.1  2.8  100.0
Other    83,635  28.3  19.7  10.9  1.6   4.9   2.4  15.6  12.9  0.1  0.2  0.2  0.2  0.3  0.1  2.7  100.0
Alaska Native     5,139  40.4  22.7  17.9  2.8   3.0   1.7   7.6   2.7  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.1  0.2   *  0.6  100.0
American Indian    34,324  37.8  25.1   4.8  1.4   3.1   1.8  13.6   8.6  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.2  2.9  100.0
Asian/Pacific Islander    16,552  19.0  13.6   8.3  1.8   7.2   2.1  20.0  25.1  0.1  0.2  0.2  0.3  0.1   *  1.9  100.0
Other    27,620  19.9  16.0  18.6  1.4   6.2   3.5  16.9  12.7  0.1  0.3  0.2  0.2  0.5   *  3.5  100.0
Age at admission                  
Under 15 years  30,467   5.7  10.0   0.3  0.3   0.4  0.5  55.4  2.0  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.3   *  0.7  23.8  100.0
15 to 19 years 205,202   9.0  15.9   3.8  0.9   1.5  1.8  54.8  5.6  0.1  0.3  0.2  0.5  0.2  0.2   5.4  100.0
15 to 17 years 128,930   6.8  14.4   1.1  0.5   0.8  1.3  63.4  4.2  0.1  0.3  0.2  0.5  0.1  0.2   6.3  100.0
18 to 19 years  76,272  12.8  18.5   8.3  1.7   2.6  2.6  40.1  8.0  0.1  0.4  0.2  0.5  0.3  0.1   3.9  100.0
20 to 24 years 242,486  15.5  18.5  14.7  2.7   4.4  3.3  25.6  10.2  0.1  0.4  0.2  0.3  0.4  0.1   3.7  100.0
25 to 29 years 211,963  18.1  18.5  17.2  3.1   8.1  4.1  15.2  10.6  0.1  0.4  0.2  0.2  0.4   *   3.7  100.0
30 to 34 years 258,007  19.5  20.8  17.2  2.8  13.2  4.6   8.6  9.0  0.1  0.4  0.2  0.1  0.2   *   3.3  100.0
35 to 39 years 303,074  23.4  22.5  16.5  2.3  14.8  4.5   5.5  6.6  0.1  0.4  0.2   *  0.2   *   2.9  100.0
40 to 44 years 280,746  28.7  22.1  16.8  2.5  13.3  3.9   4.0  4.9  0.1  0.4  0.3  0.1  0.1   *   2.8  100.0
45 to 49 years 185,365  35.4  19.4  19.2  2.8  10.1  2.9   3.1  3.2  0.1  0.5  0.3   *  0.1   *   2.9  100.0
50 to 54 years  92,147  42.8  16.8  19.8  2.7   7.4  2.2   2.4  1.9   *  0.5  0.3   *   *   *   3.1  100.0
55 to 59 years  39,152  55.3  13.3  14.8  2.1   5.2  1.8   1.7  1.4   *  0.5  0.2   *   *   *   3.6  100.0
60 to 64 years  16,340  66.3   9.3  10.8  1.8   4.0  1.2   1.1  0.6   *  0.7  0.2   *   *   *   3.9  100.0
65 years and over  11,054  72.0   7.9   7.4  2.0   2.2  0.7   1.1  0.7  0.1  1.0  0.4   *   *   *   4.4  100.0
* Less than 0.05 percent.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 3.01.04.