Table 3.1b
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to sex and race/ethnicity: TEDS 2003
Row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Sex and race/ethnicity 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-
ants
Total 1,840,275 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 1,273,020 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 566,648 18.4 15.7 15.5 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) 1,070,903 27.8 18.7 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) 433,855 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 238,078 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 95,148 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 79,849 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 7,071 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 56,010 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 84,274 26.6 19.0 10.8 1.9 5.6 2.9 15.5 14.4 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 2.4 100.0
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 17,683 19.6 13.5 6.8 1.8 9.1 2.3 18.6 25.8 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 * 1.5 100.0
Other 30,076 18.1 15.2 19.3 1.6 6.2 4.2 16.8 14.9 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 2.4 100.0
* Less than 0.05 percent.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 4.11.05.