Table 2.10a
Admissions by employment status (aged 16 and over) and education (aged 18 and over): TEDS 1995-2005 and U.S. population 2005
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions (excludes Puerto Rico). See Table 4.2a.]
Employment status and education TEDS admissions   U.S. population
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005   2005
Total admissions
aged 16 and over
1,613,184 1,575,688 1,545,163 1,647,291 1,659,550 1,732,486 1,754,990 1,864,367 1,824,527 1,813,640 1,785,578   (Aged 16 and over)
Employment status
(aged 16 and over)
                         
Employed 32.7 32.9 32.5 33.0 33.5 33.1 31.4 29.5 28.6 28.9 28.7   62.7
Full time 26.0 25.9 25.5 25.9 26.3 26.0 24.3 22.4 21.4 21.6 21.3   51.8
Part time 6.8 7.0 7.0 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.2 7.2 7.3 7.4   10.9
Unemployed 26.5 25.8 25.1 25.5 24.0 23.7 25.4 28.3 30.0 30.4 31.7   3.4
Not in labor force 40.8 41.3 42.4 41.5 42.5 43.3 43.2 42.1 41.4 40.7 39.6   34.0
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
No. of admissions 1,540,378 1,529,474 1,504,245 1,579,393 1,582,543 1,645,911 1,660,202 1,757,610 1,707,063 1,712,614 1,724,678    
                           
Total admissions
aged 18 and over
1,544,882 1,502,584 1,469,136 1,565,477 1,577,740 1,649,122 1,665,654 1,766,845 1,727,445 1,718,540 1,698,891   (Aged 18 and over)
Highest school grade completed
(aged 18 and over)
                         
0 to 8 7.1 6.9 6.7 6.7 7.1 7.4 7.1 6.6 6.6 6.5 6.7   5.9
9 to 11 29.0 28.5 28.7 28.4 28.4 28.6 28.5 28.4 28.0 27.3 27.1   9.9
12 (or GED) 43.2 43.8 43.6 43.8 43.6 43.5 43.8 44.1 44.2 44.4 44.3   31.9
Over 12 20.7 20.9 21.0 21.0 20.8 20.4 20.6 20.9 21.2 21.7 21.9   52.4
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
No. of admissions 1,510,180 1,475,291 1,443,655 1,513,326 1,532,037 1,606,844 1,611,985 1,695,492 1,667,595 1,650,670 1,632,493    
SOURCES: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.3.06. Employment: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Dept. of Labor (http://www.bls.gov/cps). Education: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Current Population Survey, Series P20, Educational Attainment in the United States: 2004. Detailed Table 11 (http://www.census.gov/population/socdemo/education/cps2005/tab11-01.xls).

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