Table 2b
Admissions by sex, race/ethnicity, and age at admission, according to primary substance of abuse: TEDS 2003
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
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  1,841,522  23.2  18.5  14.8   2.8   9.8   3.7  15.5   7.4   0.1   0.4   0.2   0.1   0.2   0.1   3.2 100.0
Sex                  
Male 1,273,801  25.3  19.8  14.5   2.1   8.4   3.6  16.7   5.9   0.1   0.3   0.2   0.1   0.2   0.1   2.8 100.0
Female   567,114  18.4  15.7  15.4   4.2  13.0   4.1  12.7  10.7   0.1   0.7   0.4   0.1   0.2   0.1   4.1 100.0
Race/ethnicity                  
White (non-Hispanic) 1,072,055  27.8  18.6  12.0   4.2   5.9   3.1  14.4   9.2   0.1   0.6   0.3   0.1   0.1   0.1   3.5 100.0
Black (non-Hispanic)   433,944  12.4  20.2  15.6   0.6  23.0   4.8  18.6   0.8      *   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.5      *   3.2 100.0
Hispanic origin   238,090  20.7  15.1  27.5   0.7   5.2   4.7  14.7   9.0   0.1   0.2   0.1   0.1   0.3   0.1   1.4 100.0
Mexican    95,144  27.1  11.8  16.1   0.6   4.3   3.9  16.6  17.6   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.5   0.2   0.8 100.0
Puerto Rican    79,871  10.3  18.2  46.8   0.7   5.3   4.8  11.3   0.6      *   0.4   0.1   0.1   0.2      *   1.1 100.0
Cuban     7,069  19.1  14.5  19.3   1.0  13.7   9.4  16.2   3.0   0.1   0.2   0.3   0.1   0.4      *   2.7 100.0
Other/not specified    56,006  24.9  16.2  20.4   0.9   5.7   5.0  16.2   7.0   0.1   0.3   0.2   0.1   0.2   0.1   2.7 100.0
Other    83,163  26.7  18.9  10.9   1.9   5.6   2.8  15.4  14.4   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.1   0.3   0.1   2.3 100.0
Alaska Native     4,042  40.6  21.9  15.5   1.9   3.7   1.9   8.6   4.5   0.1   0.3   0.1      *   0.1      *   0.9 100.0
American Indian    32,473  36.5  25.1   4.5   2.1   3.4   2.0  13.5   9.0   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.1   0.1   0.2   3.0 100.0
Asian/Pacific Islander    17,682  19.6  13.5   6.8   1.8   9.1   2.3  18.6  25.9   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.3   0.2      *   1.5 100.0
Other    28,966  18.2  14.9  19.9   1.6   6.3   4.2  16.5  14.9   0.1   0.2   0.1   0.1   0.5      *   2.3 100.0
Age at admission                  
Under 15 years    29,628   6.3   9.0   0.2   0.3   0.5   0.6  56.6   2.3   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.1      *   0.8  22.7 100.0
15 to 19 years   201,527   8.9  14.3   3.8   1.2   1.7   2.0  56.0   6.3   0.1   0.3   0.2   0.3   0.2   0.2   4.4 100.0
15 to 17 years   126,567   6.7  12.8   1.1   0.7   0.9   1.5  65.2   4.8   0.1   0.3   0.2   0.3   0.1   0.2   5.3 100.0
18 to 19 years    74,960  12.7  17.0   8.2   2.3   3.0   3.0  40.3   8.9   0.1   0.4   0.2   0.4   0.3   0.1   3.1 100.0
20 to 24 years   245,085  15.4  17.6  14.2   3.6   4.6   3.6  25.3  11.2   0.1   0.4   0.2   0.3   0.5   0.1   2.9 100.0
25 to 29 years   212,890  17.6  17.5  16.6   3.8   8.0   4.6  15.7  11.7   0.1   0.4   0.3   0.2   0.4      *   3.0 100.0
30 to 34 years   241,507  19.6  19.4  16.9   3.1  13.2   4.8   9.1  10.1   0.1   0.4   0.2   0.1   0.3      *   2.7 100.0
35 to 39 years   279,157  22.5  21.6  16.6   2.6  15.7   4.7   5.7   7.3   0.1   0.4   0.2      *   0.2      *   2.4 100.0
40 to 44 years   277,372  28.1  21.8  16.1   2.6  14.4   4.1   4.1   5.5   0.1   0.4   0.2      *   0.1      *   2.4 100.0
45 to 49 years   186,781  33.8  19.7  18.6   2.8  11.6   3.2   3.1   3.6   0.1   0.6   0.2      *   0.1      *   2.4 100.0
50 to 54 years    95,314  41.2  16.8  19.9   2.8   8.5   2.4   2.5   2.1   0.1   0.6   0.3      *      *      *   2.7 100.0
55 to 59 years    40,896  53.1  13.7  15.5   2.6   5.8   1.9   1.9   1.5   0.1   0.6   0.2      *      *      *   3.1 100.0
60 to 64 years    16,656  64.7  10.0  10.7   2.1   4.1   1.6   1.4   0.8   0.1   0.6   0.2      - -   0.1      *   3.6 100.0
65 years and over    11,136  72.5   6.9   7.2   2.0   2.4   0.8   1.3   0.5   0.1   0.7   0.4      *      *      *   5.0 100.0
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 4.11.05.