Table 3.8
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to marital status, living arrangements, pregnancy status, and veteran status: TEDS 2005
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions - Supplemental Data Set.1]
Marital status, living arrangements, pregnancy status, and veteran status 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 1,849,548 398,656 324,990 254,345 67,887 185,236 71,255 292,250 169,489 981 8,039 4,361 2,057 2,807 1,372 65,823
Marital status                                
Never married 59.5 46.0 58.4 67.3 49.4 55.6 58.0 80.5 51.5 62.5 49.9 45.4 78.6 79.5 78.7 61.4
Married 16.5 22.4 15.5 13.0 24.7 15.1 17.6 10.0 18.1 14.8 21.1 24.8 9.6 11.0 9.1 17.3
Divorced 16.2 22.9 17.9 11.5 17.5 19.0 16.0 5.9 20.6 16.9 19.6 20.2 8.8 6.1 9.7 14.5
Separated 6.3 6.5 6.9 6.2 6.8 8.6 7.2 3.1 8.9 5.0 7.2 6.4 2.6 2.8 2.0 5.2
Widowed 1.5 2.3 1.4 1.9 1.6 1.6 1.2 0.4 1.0 0.9 2.2 3.3 0.5 0.6 0.4 1.6
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 1,429,500 328,442 250,228 189,028 56,907 149,277 61,334 244,375 96,722 783 6,603 3,578 1,674 1,808 889 37,852
Living arrangements                                
Independent living 66.7 71.9 66.1 66.6 76.6 57.7 71.2 60.4 62.4 49.9 73.4 74.5 63.9 71.4 45.9 83.8
Dependent living 20.4 13.0 17.7 16.0 17.6 22.7 18.6 36.2 26.9 30.6 17.7 19.1 29.7 23.2 44.7 12.3
Homeless 12.9 15.1 16.2 17.4 5.8 19.7 10.1 3.4 10.7 19.4 9.0 6.4 6.4 5.4 9.4 4.0
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions 1,496,474 339,341 279,928 204,457 56,831 150,821 60,912 240,444 94,874 803 6,893 3,645 1,683 1,827 873 53,142
Pregnancy status
(female only)
                               
Yes 3.9 1.5 2.5 4.0 3.8 4.5 4.3 5.5 6.8 4.5 2.4 3.4 3.4 5.3 1.0 1.7
No 96.1 98.5 97.5 96.0 96.2 95.5 95.7 94.5 93.2 95.5 97.6 96.6 96.6 94.7 99.0 98.3
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 female admissions 556,105 94,133 78,076 72,058 29,801 73,512 23,594 75,627 77,301 335 3,876 2,305 558 850 479 23,600
Veteran status                                
Yes 5.0 8.8 5.5 3.0 3.4 5.2 4.4 2.1 3.7 7.8 3.2 2.9 2.6 2.0 2.9 3.7
No 95.0 91.2 94.5 97.0 96.6 94.8 95.6 97.9 96.3 92.2 96.8 97.1 97.4 98.0 97.1 96.3
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 1,209,497 280,445 215,270 158,914 46,813 131,719 53,850 209,672 76,477 665 5,438 3,161 1,398 1,622 767 23,286
1 Supplemental Data Set items are not reported by all States. See Table 4.4 for details.
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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