Table 5.3b
Admissions aged 12-17 by primary substance of abuse, according to age at admission and source of referral to treatment: TEDS 2005
Row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
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 1,673 11.6 6.1 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.3 44.7 1.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 1.8 32.7 100.0
13 years 5,965 8.7 9.1 0.2 0.4 0.6 0.6 62.4 3.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 1.4 12.8 100.0
14 years 16,146 7.0 9.6 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.8 68.8 4.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 * 0.7 6.8 100.0
15 years 32,175 5.8 10.6 0.3 0.6 0.6 1.4 69.9 5.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 * 0.3 4.5 100.0
16 years 43,534 6.3 11.6 0.8 0.7 0.8 1.8 66.5 6.5 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2 3.8 100.0
17 years 43,153 7.3 13.8 1.8 1.3 1.2 2.4 59.9 7.9 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 3.3 100.0
Source of referral to treatment                                
Criminal justice/DUI 69,106 6.1 11.3 0.5 0.5 0.7 1.3 70.3 5.7 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 2.7 100.0
Self- or individual 23,981 6.8 11.7 1.6 1.4 1.0 2.5 56.9 7.8 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.5 8.8 100.0
School (educational) 15,662 12.5 12.3 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.8 63.4 3.0 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 - - 0.4 5.8 100.0
Substance abuse
care provider
7,856 4.9 12.8 3.1 1.6 1.7 3.6 62.0 7.2 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.4 * 0.4 1.6 100.0
Other health care provider 6,688 6.3 13.0 1.6 1.7 1.1 2.9 58.1 6.1 0.1 0.6 0.2 0.4 * 0.6 7.1 100.0
Employer/EAP 201 6.5 13.4 5.0 2.5 0.5 2.5 60.7 3.5 - - 1.0 - - 0.5 - - - - 4.0 100.0
Other community referral 13,624 5.4 11.5 0.9 0.7 1.0 1.8 63.6 7.6 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.3 6.4 100.0
* 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 10.3.06.

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