Table 5.3b
Admissions aged 12-17 by primary substance of abuse, according to age at admission and source of referral to treatment: TEDS 2003
Row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Sex, race/ethnicity, age at
admission, and source of
referral to treatment
All
admis-
sions
aged
12-17
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
Age at admission              
12 years 2,065 8.1 6.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 39.5 0.7 0.2 0.2 0.1 - - - - 1.7 42.5 100.0
13 years 6,946 8.2 8.9 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.3 57.5 1.9 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 * 1.0 20.5 100.0
14 years 17,655 6.0 10.6 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.8 66.8 2.9 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.6 10.3 100.0
15 years 33,615 6.0 10.9 0.5 0.4 0.6 1.1 69.0 3.8 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.3 6.4 100.0
16 years 45,803 6.1 12.6 0.8 0.6 0.9 1.3 66.8 4.5 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2 5.2 100.0
17 years 47,082 7.6 14.2 1.9 0.9 1.1 1.8 61.0 5.8 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.1 4.5 100.0
Source of referral to treatment              
Criminal justice/DUI 77,297 6.4 11.7 0.6 0.3 0.7 1.1 68.1 4.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 6.2 100.0
Individual 23,584 6.4 12.3 1.8 1.1 1.0 1.8 60.8 6.1 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.5 7.2 100.0
School (educational) 17,497 10.2 12.0 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.6 61.4 2.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 * 0.3 11.8 100.0
Substance abuse provider 7,723 4.1 15.1 3.7 1.7 1.5 2.7 62.2 4.2 0.1 0.5 0.2 0.7 0.1 0.5 2.7 100.0
Other health care provider 7,516 5.8 14.1 1.5 1.4 1.3 2.0 60.5 4.7 0.1 0.6 0.4 0.6 0.1 0.6 6.3 100.0
Employer/EAP 538 12.5 10.8 0.4 1.1 1.1 1.5 52.2 0.9 0.2 0.9 - - 0.2 0.2 - - 18.0 100.0
Other community referral 12,525 5.8 12.5 1.0 0.6 1.2 1.5 63.2 6.0 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.4 6.7 100.0
* 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.