Table 2.1b
Admissions by primary substance of abuse: TEDS 1996-2006
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Primary substance 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Alcohol  50.7  49.5  48.4  47.8  46.2  44.3  42.8  41.5  39.9  39.3  39.7
Alcohol only  28.8  27.7  27.0  26.7  25.8  24.4  23.6  23.1  22.1  21.7  21.9
Alcohol w/secondary drug  21.9  21.8  21.3  21.0  20.4  19.9  19.2  18.5  17.8  17.6  17.8
Opiates  14.7  15.6  15.6  16.2  17.0  17.7  17.5  17.5  17.4  17.5  17.8
Heroin  13.6  14.6  14.4  14.9  15.4  15.6  15.1  14.7  14.0  13.8  13.7
Other opiates/synthetics   1.0   1.0   1.2   1.3   1.6   2.1   2.4   2.8   3.4   3.7   4.2
Non-RX methadone   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.2
Other opiates/synthetics   0.9   0.9   1.1   1.2   1.5   2.0   2.3   2.7   3.2   3.5   3.9
Marijuana/hashish  11.7  12.3  12.9  13.4  14.2  14.9  15.2  15.6  16.2  16.0  16.1
Cocaine  16.1  14.7  14.9  14.0  13.6  13.0  12.9  13.6  13.9  14.0  13.9
Smoked cocaine  11.9  10.9  10.9  10.2   9.9   9.5   9.4   9.9  10.0  10.1   9.9
Non-smoked cocaine   4.1   3.8   3.9   3.8   3.6   3.5   3.5   3.7   3.9   3.9   4.0
Stimulants   3.2   4.2   4.2   4.3   4.6   5.5   6.5   7.2   7.8   9.2   8.7
Methamphetamine   2.5   3.3   3.3   3.4   3.7   4.4   5.4   6.1   6.7   8.2   8.3
Other amphetamines   0.7   0.9   0.8   0.8   0.9   1.0   1.1   1.0   1.1   0.9   0.3
Other stimulants   0.1     *     *   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1     *
Other drugs   1.2   1.2   1.3   1.5   1.8   1.9   1.6   1.6   1.6   1.5   1.5
Tranquilizers   0.3   0.3   0.3   0.3   0.4   0.4   0.4   0.4   0.5   0.4   0.4
Benzodiazepine   0.2   0.2   0.3   0.3   0.3   0.4   0.4   0.4   0.4   0.4   0.4
Other tranquilizers   0.1   0.1     *   0.1     *   0.1   0.1     *     *     *     *
Sedatives/hypnotics   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2
Barbiturates   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1
Other sedatives/hypnotics   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2
Hallucinogens   0.2   0.2   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1
PCP   0.2   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2
Inhalants   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1
Over-the-counter     *     *     *   0.1     *     *     *     *     *     *     *
Other   0.2   0.2   0.4   0.6   0.7   0.8   0.5   0.5   0.5   0.4   0.5
None reported   2.5   2.4   2.9   2.7   2.6   2.7   3.4   2.9   3.1   2.5   2.4
* 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 10.9.07.

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