Table 2.4b
Primary heroin admissions aged 12 and over by State or jurisdiction: TEDS 1996-2006
Admissions per 100,000 population aged 12 and over
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions (excl. Puerto Rico). Comparisons among States should be made with caution; see Ch. 4.]
State or jurisdiction Admissions per 100,000 population aged 12 and over
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Total 106 111 111 114 116 117 118 112 107 103 101
Alabama 2 5 3 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 2
Alaska 14 18 11 10 5 3 4 3
Arizona 22 8 9 19 11 13 13 26 20
Arkansas 5 4 4 3 3 1 2 3 2 1 2
California 263 230 203 223 210 170 165 132 115 99 96
Colorado 60 45 46 58 50 31 45 49 42 44 43
Connecticut 437 506 616 602 601 616 619 592 592 577 553
Delaware 143 251 307 347 297 285 252 278 303 297 283
District of Columbia1 56 206 232 397 432 441 445 406
Florida 21 13 19 32 31 27 35 28 28 8 10
Georgia 4 3 3 3 8 11 10 10 8 9
Hawaii 40 27 44 38 37 19 21 17 15 15 15
Idaho1 11 9 14 32 9 8 3 2 6 1 6
Illinois 31 31 42 49 93 106 118 147 125 118 108
Indiana 7 21 22 29 10 11 11 16 17 15
Iowa 13 11 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 7 7
Kansas 8 4 3 3 4 3 3 3 3 3 5
Kentucky 1 3 3 3 5 6 8 6 7 9
Louisiana1 4 8 7 16 17 18 14 11 7 7
Maine 32 27 34 33 47 68 97 94 105 113 114
Maryland 312 333 353 369 371 432 466 487 479 454 358
Massachusetts 418 490 542 555 558 691 657 463 468 452 480
Michigan 99 99 123 65 79 83 91 91 91 88 107
Minnesota 17 25 23 25 24 23 22 25 28 33 37
Mississippi 2 2 3 3 4 4 3 2 2
Missouri 22 28 30 42 41 38 31 29 33 41 41
Montana 14 7 10 8 10 9 8 8 10 8 10
Nebraska 7 3 1 1 - - - - - -
Nevada 65 64 71 64 47 45 39 37 34 29 29
New Hampshire 17 19 47 49 41 47 47 61 67 57 59
New Jersey 363 362 347 339 346 375 369 360 322 318 289
New Mexico 37 35 23 8 42 37 39 29 26 48 41
New York 229 285 301 313 339 356 361 365 341 363 360
North Carolina 19 18 23 15 13 12 13 14 16 18 16
North Dakota 3 2 1 2 1 2 1 1 3
Ohio 33 41 42 41 31 39 45 41 41 66 63
Oklahoma 16 9 8 5 5 6 5 5 5 3 3
Oregon 174 194 208 175 176 156 156 111 95 102 104
Pennsylvania 60 67 68 77 100 104 115 143 182 151 133
Rhode Island 450 452 532 586 543 565 481 474 449 378 314
South Carolina 10 10 9 10 10 12 13 12 9 12 9
South Dakota 2 1 1 1 2 3 2 4 4
Tennessee 1 n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c
Texas1 12 18 26 27 21 20 23 20 21 21 20
Utah 78 71 57 93 91 73 52 61 58 73 77
Vermont 15 23 35 43 84 106 166 132 100 148
Virginia1 26 18 14 24 26 25 34 61 75 41 34
Washington 125 132 134 144 57 51 47 44 54 57 50
West Virginia1 6 4 4 9 10 16 15
Wisconsin 1 3 2 3 6 9 11 17 14 20 12
Wyoming 4 5 4 6 4 2 5 4 5 5
n/c State does not collect these data. After 1997, Tennessee includes Heroin admissions in Other opiates.
1 Some data not shown on Figure 4: the District of Columbia (1996), Idaho (2005), Louisiana (1997), Texas (1996), Virginia (1997-1998), and West Virginia (1996). See Chapter 2 for details.
Less than 1 per 100,000.
- - Quantity is zero.
No data, or less than a full calendar year of data, submitted.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.9.07. Population: U.S. Bureau of the Census. Population Estimates for Counties by Age and Sex: Annual Time Series July 1, 1990 to July 1, 1999 (CO-99-9, rel. Aug. 30, 2000). Annual State Population Estimates by Demographic Characteristics with 6 Race Groups: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 (SC-EST2006-ALLDATA6, rel. May 17, 2007).

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