Table 3.5
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to employment status (aged 16 and over) and education (aged 18 and over): TEDS 2002
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2.]
Employment status (aged 16 and over) and education (aged 18 and over) All admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission
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 admissions
aged 16 and over
1,811,386 439,836 355,077 283,458 45,173 175,396 64,866 242,769 122,832 1,221 7,721 4,299 2,557 3,795 858 61,528
Employment status                
Employed 29.5 42.2 28.3 18.2 29.6 17.6 30.1 32.2 24.9 31.3 21.7 24.2 28.0 22.1 21.3 33.4
Full time 22.4 34.1 21.4 13.6 22.8 13.1 23.6 21.9 17.2 22.3 15.9 18.1 19.7 15.8 12.4 26.8
Part time 7.1 8.1 6.9 4.6 6.7 4.5 6.5 10.3 7.7 9.0 5.8 6.1 8.3 6.3 8.9 6.7
Unemployed 29.4 25.8 26.3 34.6 32.2 36.9 30.3 27.0 31.8 26.9 29.4 30.5 25.8 35.0 27.4 27.7
Not in labor force 41.2 32.1 45.4 47.2 38.2 45.5 39.6 40.8 43.3 41.9 48.8 45.3 46.2 42.8 51.3 38.8
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Admissions aged 16
and over
1,705,007 413,382 338,536 273,787 42,345 165,471 60,294 232,776 118,859 1,139 7,078 4,139 2,407 3,714 807 40,273
                                 
Total admissions
aged 18 and over
1,716,606 433,023 340,887 282,183 44,674 174,579 63,523 183,902 118,606 1,115 7,469 4,140 2,102 3,661 710 56,032
Highest school grade completed                
0 to 8 6.5 7.6 5.8 7.0 4.8 5.4 6.7 5.5 6.0 7.0 6.3 6.3 5.1 5.1 12.7 11.0
9 to 11 28.4 20.2 29.4 31.1 19.9 30.6 28.7 38.6 33.0 29.4 23.8 23.6 31.3 47.1 37.6 25.1
12 (or GED) 44.2 45.0 44.1 44.8 43.9 43.8 42.4 42.4 45.7 40.2 43.0 40.7 44.1 38.3 33.9 42.2
More than 12 20.9 27.2 20.7 17.2 31.4 20.2 22.3 13.6 15.3 23.4 26.9 29.4 19.5 9.5 15.8 21.7
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Admissions aged 18
and over
1,647,001 413,812 330,583 276,919 42,709 170,240 61,539 178,705 114,238 1019 7,121 4,033 1,980 3,629 670 39,804
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 3.01.04.