Table 5.8
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to additional substance abuse: TEDS 2003
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
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
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amine
Other
stimu-
lants
Total 1,840,275 767,276 272,782 50,946 180,810 68,608 284,361 135,716 1,227 7,980 4,121 2,187 4,086 1,167 59,008
Average no. of substances
per admission
1.7 1.6 1.9 1.9 1.9 2.0 1.8 2.0 1.9 2.0 1.9 2.3 2.1 1.9 1.1
Primary use of substance 100.0 41.7 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
Any use of substance n/a 63.7 17.7 5.4 18.5 12.3 35.7 11.4 0.4 2.2 0.9 0.8 0.5 0.2 4.6
Substance in addition to primary substance Percent of admissions reporting abuse of additional substance1
None 45.6 55.5 39.0 41.0 31.2 28.1 36.7 32.9 40.9 33.9 37.8 21.0 28.7 39.8 90.7
Alcohol 22.0 - - 23.7 23.5 51.9 49.2 49.6 37.7 31.2 29.8 28.2 34.0 38.6 37.4 4.0
Marijuana/hashish 20.2 24.6 12.0 18.0 30.3 33.1 - - 41.8 28.3 19.7 20.1 45.5 38.8 34.4 3.2
Smoked cocaine 8.7 12.5 14.5 5.9 - - - - 5.2 3.5 3.7 6.5 5.8 5.0 8.5 2.8 0.6
Non-smoked cocaine 8.6 8.2 21.2 9.2 - - - - 7.6 6.4 6.4 7.6 7.1 13.8 7.2 4.8 0.9
Methamphetamine/amphetamine 4.1 3.9 2.6 4.1 2.4 4.6 9.2 0.5 3.6 3.9 6.0 10.3 5.9 4.5 0.7
Other stimulants 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.3 - - 0.3 0.3 1.1 0.7 0.7 0.1
Heroin 2.9 3.7 - - 7.8 4.7 7.3 1.1 2.2 2.2 7.2 4.2 2.7 2.1 0.9 0.7
Other opiates 2.7 1.9 6.3 2.3 1.8 3.3 2.1 1.9 1.9 16.6 10.7 5.0 0.8 2.1 0.5
Tranquilizers 1.8 1.2 3.5 10.5 0.8 1.5 1.4 1.0 2.4 0.8 4.3 2.4 0.7 0.7 0.6
Hallucinogens 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.3 1.0 2.0 1.0 1.5 0.7 1.4 - - 1.7 0.9 0.2
Sedatives 0.7 0.5 0.7 3.5 0.4 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.9 2.6 1.0 2.2 0.6 0.3 0.1
PCP 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.5 0.5 0.8 0.4 0.6 0.3 0.4 1.6 - - 0.5 *
Inhalants 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.1 - - *
Other 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.7 1.2 1.1 1.8 1.3 2.0 2.8 2.0 2.7 1.1 2.4 0.6
1 Percentages sum to more than 100 percent because a person could report more than one additional substance.
n/a Not applicable.
* 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.