Table 3.1b
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to gender and race/ethnicity: TEDS 2005
Row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Gender 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-lants
Total 1,849,548 21.6 17.6 13.8 3.7 10.0 3.9 15.8 9.2 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 3.6 100.0
Gender                                  
Male 1,258,301 23.7 19.0 13.8 2.9 8.6 3.7 17.0 7.3 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 3.1 100.0
Female 590,759 16.9 14.4 13.6 5.3 13.1 4.2 13.2 13.2 0.1 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 4.5 100.0
Race/ethnicity                                  
White (non-Hispanic) 1,084,588 25.1 17.7 11.8 5.5 6.5 3.4 13.9 11.1 0.1 0.6 0.3 0.1 * 0.1 3.9 100.0
Black (non-Hispanic) 403,682 11.9 19.6 14.4 0.7 23.6 4.8 20.9 1.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 * 2.3 100.0
Hispanic origin 250,718 19.9 13.5 23.7 1.0 5.5 4.7 15.4 11.8 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 3.7 100.0
Mexican 99,017 26.8 11.2 12.4 0.7 4.1 4.5 17.3 21.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.6 100.0
Puerto Rican 73,389 9.8 16.0 46.2 0.9 6.4 5.1 12.2 0.8 * 0.4 0.1 * 0.2 * 1.7 100.0
Cuban 9,291 17.7 16.0 24.0 2.4 12.8 6.0 12.2 4.0 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.3 * 3.7 100.0
Other/not specified 69,021 21.0 14.0 15.9 1.2 5.3 4.4 16.4 10.6 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 10.4 100.0
Other 89,466 26.0 18.4 8.4 2.5 4.7 2.8 16.1 15.9 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 4.2 100.0
American Indian 37,866 34.7 23.8 3.4 2.7 3.1 2.1 12.8 10.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 6.2 100.0
Asian/Pacific Islander 19,303 19.5 13.1 6.9 2.7 5.1 2.0 19.1 28.6 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 2.3 100.0
Alaska Native 1,918 24.6 18.1 20.8 4.3 6.5 2.9 10.9 9.7 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.6 100.0
Other 30,379 19.3 15.1 14.7 2.2 6.4 4.2 18.7 15.1 * 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.1 3.2 100.0
* 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 10.3.06.

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