Table 3.12
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to criminal justice referral (detail), arrests in 30 days prior to admission,
and days waiting to enter treatment: TEDS 2006
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions - Supplemental Data Set.1]
Criminal justice referral (detail), arrests in 30 days prior to admission, and days waiting to enter treatment 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 1,800,717 393,810 320,222 245,984 74,750 178,475 71,660 289,988 155,643 843 8,011 3,866 1,510 2,777 1,034 52,144
Criminal justice referral (detail)                
Probation/parole 42.8 24.7 40.6 52.1 38.9 47.2 53.4 49.4 54.2 29.2 34.7 42.5 45.8 59.2 43.5 29.0
State/Federal court 11.4 11.1 13.4 7.7 18.9 11.7 9.3 12.7 6.9 17.8 18.6 14.2 11.2 7.5 17.2 25.9
Formal adjudication 11.4 14.6 11.7 7.8 15.7 10.5 9.2 10.2 9.8 10.8 17.9 19.2 8.8 6.3 11.3 9.9
Other legal entity 6.2 5.7 6.1 7.9 6.1 7.2 7.3 7.7 2.3 7.6 6.5 4.8 6.5 4.4 10.0 13.5
DUI/DWI 7.5 22.5 10.8 0.5 2.9 0.6 1.2 1.3 0.5 7.6 7.5 3.7 1.7 1.1 - - 6.6
Diversionary program 3.8 1.8 3.9 9.2 5.0 7.0 5.6 4.7 1.0 1.1 3.5 3.7 5.6 4.9 2.5 3.8
Prison 2.5 0.9 2.5 5.0 2.3 3.9 3.2 2.4 3.1 9.2 2.6 3.6 4.7 4.5 5.0 2.1
Other 14.5 18.7 11.0 9.7 10.1 11.9 10.8 11.5 22.4 16.8 8.7 8.3 15.7 12.1 10.5 9.2
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 493,063 112,033 78,971 28,958 8,585 38,495 19,743 124,268 72,055 185 1,405 725 465 1,376 239 5,560
Arrests in 30 days prior to admission                    
None 82.7 80.4 81.4 88.1 88.2 82.9 84.2 80.5 82.1 77.8 83.9 85.7 82.0 86.5 85.9 85.7
Some 17.3 19.6 18.6 11.9 11.8 17.1 15.8 19.5 17.9 22.2 16.1 14.3 18.0 13.5 14.1 14.3
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 933,676 197,562 134,386 125,035 37,661 94,760 33,595 156,664 113,739 559 3,651 2,194 745 1,956 546 30,623
Days waiting to enter treatment                
None 62.9 65.5 58.1 60.7 58.9 64.1 62.4 61.7 67.0 79.6 57.8 71.3 66.7 61.4 58.9 68.1
1-7 days 21.3 19.7 23.1 27.8 28.2 22.1 21.4 19.1 17.0 10.6 26.8 17.7 19.2 19.6 22.2 16.5
8-14 days 6.2 6.0 7.3 5.1 5.8 5.4 6.1 7.3 5.9 3.9 5.8 4.8 4.4 9.0 7.0 4.8
15-30 days 5.7 5.4 6.7 4.1 4.0 4.9 6.1 6.9 5.9 2.9 5.9 3.7 4.9 6.5 6.8 5.5
More than 30 days 3.9 3.3 4.7 2.4 3.2 3.4 4.0 5.0 4.2 3.1 3.7 2.5 4.8 3.5 5.1 5.1
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 861,910 189,362 124,229 102,242 35,543 84,889 31,149 147,548 113,860 519 3,076 2,025 610 1,420 514 24,924
1 Supplemental Data Set items are not reported by all States and jurisdictions. 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 10.9.07.

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