Table 3.3a
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to selected race/ethnicity/sex/age groups: TEDS 2003
Column percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Selected race/ethnicity/
sex/age group
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 1,840,275 426,076 341,200 272,782 50,946 180,810 68,608 284,361 135,716 1,227 7,980 4,121 2,187 4,086 1,167 59,008
White (non-Hisp.) male 39.5 51.6 42.9 30.4 47.3 19.7 30.9 39.7 39.5 35.5 38.4 37.5 52.0 13.4 53.6 39.3
Under 20 years 5.3 2.2 4.4 1.2 2.8 0.6 2.4 19.5 3.0 8.1 3.9 4.6 17.4 1.9 24.6 8.8
20 to 24 years 6.0 4.8 6.9 5.8 9.5 1.8 5.0 8.6 7.0 4.6 6.2 6.5 17.1 3.6 10.1 5.4
25 to 29 years 4.7 4.3 5.2 5.2 7.8 2.5 4.9 3.8 6.6 4.2 4.5 5.2 7.6 2.3 4.5 4.4
30 to 34 years 4.9 5.4 5.8 4.4 6.4 4.0 5.3 2.6 7.2 4.8 4.5 4.4 3.3 1.3 2.8 4.4
35 to 39 years 5.2 7.2 6.7 3.9 5.7 4.3 5.1 2.1 6.6 3.9 4.8 4.3 2.5 1.5 3.7 4.4
40 to 44 years 5.5 9.3 6.7 3.9 6.0 3.7 4.6 1.6 5.4 3.9 5.2 5.0 2.1 1.5 3.8 4.7
45 years and over 7.9 18.3 7.0 5.9 9.0 2.8 3.6 1.4 3.7 6.1 9.3 7.4 2.0 1.3 4.1 7.2
White (non-Hisp.) female 19.1 18.7 16.0 17.1 41.4 15.4 18.3 14.7 33.2 26.4 46.5 43.4 17.6 6.6 14.8 27.1
Under 20 years 2.5 1.1 2.1 1.1 1.9 0.6 1.9 6.3 3.7 5.3 3.3 3.4 7.3 1.1 8.5 5.8
20 to 24 years 2.9 1.5 2.1 3.9 6.4 1.7 3.1 2.9 7.1 3.3 5.4 4.5 4.6 1.6 1.6 3.4
25 to 29 years 2.5 1.4 1.9 2.9 6.5 2.4 3.1 1.7 6.2 3.2 5.9 6.0 2.1 1.0 1.1 3.1
30 to 34 years 2.7 2.0 2.3 2.4 6.9 3.4 3.3 1.4 6.1 3.3 6.5 5.9 1.1 0.8 1.1 3.4
35 to 39 years 2.9 3.0 2.9 2.4 6.5 3.5 3.2 1.1 4.9 3.7 6.8 6.6 0.7 0.7 1.3 3.4
40 to 44 years 2.7 3.8 2.7 2.1 6.2 2.5 2.4 0.8 3.3 3.1 6.8 7.2 0.9 0.9 0.3 3.2
45 years and over 2.9 5.8 2.2 2.2 6.9 1.3 1.3 0.5 1.8 4.5 11.9 9.8 0.9 0.5 0.9 4.8
Black (non-Hisp.) male 16.5 9.9 19.3 16.0 2.4 33.4 21.2 21.8 1.6 11.2 3.0 4.2 11.5 37.7 3.8 15.6
Under 20 years 1.7 0.2 0.6 * 0.1 0.2 0.3 8.5 0.1 1.1 0.2 0.3 2.7 3.4 1.7 6.2
20 to 24 years 1.4 0.5 1.1 0.3 0.2 0.9 1.4 5.2 0.2 1.0 0.2 0.4 3.1 12.2 0.3 1.4
25 to 29 years 1.3 0.7 1.4 0.7 0.2 1.6 2.0 3.3 0.2 1.1 0.3 0.4 2.2 10.0 0.6 1.4
30 to 34 years 1.9 1.0 2.4 1.9 0.3 4.4 2.9 2.0 0.3 1.6 0.3 0.6 1.3 5.2 0.2 1.5
35 to 39 years 2.8 1.5 4.1 3.0 0.3 8.3 4.7 1.3 0.3 1.7 0.4 0.4 0.7 3.4 0.3 1.6
40 to 44 years 3.1 1.9 4.6 3.5 0.4 9.0 4.9 0.8 0.3 1.7 0.5 0.8 0.7 2.0 0.3 1.4
45 years and over 4.2 4.0 5.1 6.6 0.8 9.1 5.0 0.8 0.2 2.8 1.1 1.1 0.6 1.5 0.5 2.1
Black (non-Hisp.) female 7.3 2.9 6.6 9.0 2.4 22.0 9.8 6.7 1.0 5.9 2.4 3.3 4.6 16.4 3.5 8.6
Under 20 years 0.5 0.1 0.2 * * 0.1 0.2 2.0 0.1 0.7 * 0.1 0.6 1.5 1.0 3.0
20 to 24 years 0.6 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.8 0.8 1.8 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.2 1.5 6.1 0.7 0.9
25 to 29 years 0.7 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.3 1.7 1.1 1.2 0.2 0.7 0.2 0.5 0.8 4.1 0.3 1.0
30 to 34 years 1.1 0.3 1.0 1.4 0.3 3.9 1.7 0.8 0.2 0.9 0.3 0.5 0.7 2.3 0.2 0.9
35 to 39 years 1.6 0.5 1.6 2.1 0.4 6.3 2.4 0.5 0.1 1.1 0.4 0.7 0.4 1.0 0.4 1.0
40 to 44 years 1.5 0.6 1.6 2.1 0.5 5.4 2.0 0.3 0.1 1.0 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.9 0.3 0.9
45 years and over 1.4 0.9 1.3 2.7 0.7 3.8 1.5 0.2 0.1 1.0 0.7 0.8 0.3 0.5 0.6 1.0
Mexican-orig. male 4.0 5.4 2.6 4.4 0.6 1.5 4.1 4.4 7.4 5.5 0.9 1.9 2.0 6.5 9.0 1.0
Under 20 years 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.1 * 0.1 0.5 3.0 0.9 0.7 0.3 0.6 0.8 0.3 5.0 0.3
20 to 24 years 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.7 1.7 0.9 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.7 1.0 0.2
25 to 29 years 0.6 0.8 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.3 1.5 0.7 0.1 0.3 0.2 1.0 0.7 0.2
30 to 34 years 0.5 0.8 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.8 0.2 1.3 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.2 1.1 0.6 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.5 0.8 0.3 0.7 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.1 0.9 0.6 0.1 0.2 0.1 1.4 0.7 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.5 0.7 0.3 0.9 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.7 0.7 0.1 0.3 * 1.2 0.6 0.1
45 years and over 0.6 1.3 0.3 1.4 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.4 1.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.8 0.4 0.1
Mexican-orig. female 1.2 0.7 0.7 1.3 0.5 0.8 1.4 1.2 5.0 2.3 0.7 1.4 1.3 5.2 3.9 0.5
Under 20 years 0.3 0.1 0.2 * * 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.8 1.1 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.2 3.0 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.2 0.2 1.2 0.2 * 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.3 *
25 to 29 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 1.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.6 0.3 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 1.8 0.3 *
35 to 39 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.1 * 1.3 - - *
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.3 0.2 * 0.1 - - 0.4 - - *
45 years and over 0.1 0.1 * 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 - - *
Puerto Rican-orig. male 3.5 1.6 3.5 11.3 0.8 1.5 4.2 2.5 0.2 1.0 2.7 1.6 1.8 3.3 0.4 1.0
Under 20 years 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 0.9 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.3
20 to 24 years 0.4 0.1 0.3 1.0 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.7 * 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 1.3 0.1 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.5 0.1 0.4 1.6 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.4 * 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.6 - - 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.6 0.2 0.6 2.2 0.2 0.3 0.8 0.2 * 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.7 0.2 0.7 2.5 0.1 0.4 0.9 0.1 * - - 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.4 - - 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.5 0.3 0.6 1.9 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.1 * 0.1 0.5 0.3 * 0.2 0.1 0.1
45 years and over 0.7 0.7 0.8 2.0 0.2 0.2 0.7 0.1 * 0.2 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Puerto Rican-orig. female 0.9 0.3 0.8 2.5 0.4 0.9 1.5 0.7 0.2 0.7 1.2 0.7 0.6 1.0 0.2 0.5
Under 20 years 0.1 * * * * * 0.1 0.3 * - - - - * 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 - - 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 * 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 *
30 to 34 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 - - 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 * 0.1 0.3 0.1 - - * - - *
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.3 * * 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - *
45 years and over 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 * * 0.1 0.4 0.2 - - 0.1 - - 0.1
American Indian/
Alaska Native male
1.3 2.3 1.7 0.4 0.6 0.3 0.5 1.1 1.0 1.1 0.3 0.5 1.0 0.8 3.6 1.0
Under 20 years 0.2 0.1 0.2 * * * * 0.5 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.4 * 1.5 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.2 0.2 0.3 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 * 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 * - - 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.4 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 * - - * 0.1 0.1 0.1
45 years and over 0.3 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.4 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.4 0.2
American Indian/
Alaska Native female
0.7 0.9 1.0 0.3 0.9 0.4 0.5 0.5 1.3 1.1 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.3 2.0 0.8
Under 20 years 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.1 * * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 - - 0.7 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 * * 0.2 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.2 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 - - * 0.2 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 - - 0.1 0.1 - - * 0.3 0.1
45 years and over 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * * 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 - - * 0.2 0.1
Asian/Pacific Islander male 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.9 2.1 0.9 0.3 0.5 1.6 0.6 0.2 0.3
Under 20 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * * * 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.1 * 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * * 0.2 0.4 0.2 * * 0.3 * - - *
25 to 29 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 - - *
30 to 34 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 0.1 * 0.4 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - *
35 to 39 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.4 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 - - *
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 - - * 0.1 0.1 * - - *
45 years and over 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.2 0.2 * * 0.1 * 0.1 *
Asian/Pacific Islander female 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 1.2 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.3 - - 0.2
Under 20 years 0.1 * 0.1 * * * * 0.2 0.2 0.1 * * 0.2 0.1 - - 0.1
20 to 24 years * * * * * * * * 0.3 0.2 - - - - 0.2 * - - *
25 to 29 years * * * * * * * * 0.3 - - - - - - - - - - - - *
30 to 34 years * * * * * 0.1 * * 0.2 - - * 0.1 * * - - *
35 to 39 years * * * * * 0.1 * * 0.2 - - * 0.1 * * - - *
40 to 44 years * * * * * * * * 0.1 0.1 0.1 * - - * - - *
45 years and over * * * * 0.1 * * * * 0.1 0.1 0.1 * - - - - *
All other 5.1 4.9 4.3 6.8 2.1 3.4 7.0 5.4 6.4 8.0 2.9 3.7 4.9 7.9 5.0 4.2
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
No. of admissions 1,823,623 422,375 338,786 270,542 50,463 179,677 67,697 281,795 135,105 1,219 7,901 4,096 2,162 4,065 1,151 56,589
* 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.