Table 3.3a
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to selected race/ethnicity/gender/age groups: TEDS 2006
Column percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Selected race/ethnicity/
gender/age group
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
White (non-Hisp.) male 39.1 50.0 43.3 33.2 47.8 21.8 33.1 36.9 35.9 32.5 39.0 34.0 47.4 11.6 44.9 37.8
Under 20 years 4.7 2.2 4.0 1.3 2.8 0.7 3.2 16.0 1.9 6.0 3.8 3.8 16.0 1.3 18.9 6.6
20 to 24 years 6.4 5.2 7.1 7.2 11.1 2.1 5.6 8.4 5.8 4.1 6.7 7.0 14.2 2.8 6.2 5.8
25 to 29 years 5.7 5.1 6.2 7.2 10.4 2.8 5.7 4.6 6.7 4.0 6.6 5.6 7.6 2.5 5.4 5.4
30 to 34 years 4.3 4.6 4.9 4.4 6.5 3.3 4.8 2.5 5.6 3.7 4.5 3.7 3.3 1.2 3.4 4.2
35 to 39 years 4.6 5.9 5.7 3.8 4.9 4.3 4.7 1.9 5.8 3.2 4.4 3.7 2.3 1.3 2.3 4.3
40 to 44 years 5.0 8.0 6.4 3.3 4.3 4.1 4.4 1.6 5.0 4.2 4.4 3.3 1.2 1.1 3.5 4.2
45 years and over 8.5 19.1 9.0 5.9 7.8 4.5 4.7 1.9 4.9 7.2 8.6 6.8 2.7 1.4 5.2 7.5
White (non-Hisp.) female 20.3 19.4 16.7 18.5 40.5 18.7 20.8 14.7 31.6 25.1 46.9 47.5 18.3 4.7 20.3 27.2
Under 20 years 2.3 1.2 2.0 1.1 1.9 0.7 2.5 5.4 2.5 5.5 3.5 4.1 6.5 0.5 12.3 4.3
20 to 24 years 3.5 1.9 2.3 4.9 7.9 2.3 4.1 3.1 6.8 3.4 7.3 5.8 3.3 1.0 2.3 4.1
25 to 29 years 3.3 1.7 2.3 3.9 8.8 3.1 4.1 2.2 7.0 4.7 7.9 6.5 2.9 1.1 1.6 4.3
30 to 34 years 2.5 1.7 2.0 2.3 6.0 3.1 3.1 1.3 5.1 2.0 6.2 6.1 2.0 0.6 1.3 3.3
35 to 39 years 2.7 2.6 2.4 2.1 5.1 3.8 2.9 1.1 4.4 3.5 5.8 5.7 1.2 0.4 0.8 3.1
40 to 44 years 2.6 3.4 2.6 1.8 4.5 3.2 2.4 0.8 3.3 2.2 5.9 5.6 1.6 0.6 1.2 3.1
45 years and over 3.5 6.9 3.1 2.4 6.4 2.5 1.9 0.7 2.4 3.8 10.4 13.7 1.0 0.4 1.0 5.0
Black (non-Hisp.) male 15.1 8.8 18.1 14.2 2.1 30.0 17.0 22.6 2.0 14.3 2.5 3.3 14.5 43.2 4.5 11.6
Under 20 years 1.6 0.3 0.5 * 0.1 0.1 0.3 8.1 0.1 4.3 0.3 0.5 2.3 1.8 1.7 3.5
20 to 24 years 1.3 0.5 1.0 0.2 0.2 0.7 1.2 5.1 0.3 1.0 0.4 0.5 3.9 9.9 0.8 1.3
25 to 29 years 1.4 0.8 1.5 0.5 0.3 1.3 2.0 3.9 0.4 1.1 0.3 0.4 3.2 13.6 0.3 1.3
30 to 34 years 1.3 0.8 1.5 1.1 0.2 2.3 2.0 2.2 0.3 1.2 0.2 0.4 2.4 8.3 0.3 1.0
35 to 39 years 2.1 1.1 3.0 2.4 0.3 5.6 2.8 1.4 0.3 1.9 0.2 0.3 0.7 3.7 0.5 1.2
40 to 44 years 2.7 1.5 4.3 3.0 0.3 8.2 3.6 1.0 0.3 1.1 0.3 0.5 1.0 3.3 0.6 1.2
45 years and over 4.6 3.8 6.2 7.0 0.8 11.7 5.1 1.0 0.3 3.7 0.8 0.7 1.0 2.5 0.4 2.2
Black (non-Hisp.) female 6.2 2.5 5.6 7.4 2.1 18.8 7.7 6.7 1.3 7.6 2.5 3.6 3.9 14.7 2.0 6.1
Under 20 years 0.4 0.1 0.2 * * 0.1 0.2 1.8 0.1 2.8 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.8 1.6
20 to 24 years 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.9 1.7 0.3 1.0 0.2 0.4 1.0 3.6 0.2 0.7
25 to 29 years 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.3 1.4 1.3 1.4 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.5 1.4 6.1 0.4 0.7
30 to 34 years 0.7 0.2 0.6 0.7 0.3 2.2 1.1 0.8 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.5 2.0 0.1 0.6
35 to 39 years 1.1 0.4 1.0 1.5 0.3 4.3 1.4 0.5 0.1 1.1 0.4 0.5 0.2 1.1 - - 0.7
40 to 44 years 1.2 0.4 1.4 1.8 0.4 4.9 1.4 0.3 0.1 0.7 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.8 0.2 0.8
45 years and over 1.6 0.9 1.6 3.0 0.6 5.1 1.6 0.3 0.1 1.1 0.9 0.8 0.1 0.7 0.3 1.0
Mexican-orig. male 4.3 5.8 2.7 4.1 0.7 1.5 4.4 5.0 8.8 6.5 0.9 1.8 2.2 5.8 6.8 0.6
Under 20 years 0.8 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 3.3 0.8 1.3 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.4 4.6 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.6 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.7 1.9 1.0 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.1 0.3 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.7 0.9 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.9 0.4 2.1 1.0 * 0.1 - - 0.7 0.6 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.5 0.8 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.8 0.2 1.4 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.8 0.5 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.5 0.8 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.1 1.2 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.1 1.3 - - *
40 to 44 years 0.5 0.8 0.3 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.1 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.1 1.2 0.3 *
45 years and over 0.7 1.5 0.4 1.6 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.6 1.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 1.3 0.5 0.1
Mexican-orig. female 1.5 0.9 0.8 1.3 0.7 0.9 2.3 1.5 5.8 2.3 0.8 2.5 1.0 4.6 4.2 0.3
Under 20 years 0.3 0.2 0.2 * * 0.1 0.3 0.9 0.9 1.2 0.2 1.0 0.4 0.2 3.5 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.2 1.4 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.3 *
25 to 29 years 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.2 1.4 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.2 *
30 to 34 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.8 0.1 *
35 to 39 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 * 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.2 - - 1.5 - - *
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.7 - - *
45 years and over 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.4 - - 0.5 0.1 *
Puerto Rican-orig. male 3.1 1.3 2.9 10.5 0.6 1.8 4.2 2.4 0.2 0.7 1.5 0.7 1.7 4.9 1.0 1.4
Under 20 years 0.2 * 0.1 * * * 0.1 0.7 * - - * * 0.3 0.5 - - 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.6 * 0.1 0.1 - - 0.3 1.5 0.2 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.4 0.1 0.3 1.4 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.4 * 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.6 1.7 0.1 0.2
30 to 34 years 0.4 0.1 0.4 1.7 0.1 0.3 0.7 0.3 * 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.3 0.2
35 to 39 years 0.6 0.2 0.5 2.4 0.1 0.4 0.9 0.2 * - - 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.3 - - 0.3
40 to 44 years 0.5 0.2 0.6 2.1 0.1 0.4 0.7 0.1 * - - 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 - - 0.2
45 years and over 0.7 0.6 0.8 2.4 0.1 0.4 0.8 0.1 * 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.2
Puerto Rican-orig. female 0.8 0.3 0.6 2.2 0.4 0.9 1.3 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.8 0.5 1.0 1.5 0.7 0.6
Under 20 years 0.1 * * * * * 0.1 0.2 * - - * * 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.1 * * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 * - - * 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 * - - 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 - - 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.3 * 0.1 0.2 0.1 * - - 0.1 * 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3 - - 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.3 * * - - 0.2 0.1 - - * 0.1 0.1
45 years and over 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.2 * * - - 0.3 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.1
American Indian/
Alaska Native male
1.4 3.0 2.0 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.5 1.1 1.1 1.6 0.5 0.4 1.4 0.4 4.0 1.3
Under 20 years 0.2 0.1 0.3 * * * * 0.5 0.1 - - * 0.1 0.4 * 1.9 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.2 0.2 0.4 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2
25 to 29 years 0.2 0.3 0.3 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.2 - - 0.1 - - 0.4 - - 0.7 0.2
30 to 34 years 0.2 0.3 0.2 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.2 0.4 0.3 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.1 - - - - 0.1 0.4 0.2
40 to 44 years 0.2 0.5 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.5 0.1
45 years and over 0.4 1.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.1 * 0.4 0.2
American Indian/
Alaska Native female
0.8 1.1 1.1 0.3 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.6 1.4 0.8 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.2 2.8 0.9
Under 20 years 0.1 0.1 0.2 * * * 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2 - - 0.1 0.2 - - 1.9 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
25 to 29 years 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 - - 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.5 0.2
30 to 34 years 0.1 0.2 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 * - - 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.4 * 0.1 - - - - - - 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.2 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 - - 0.1 * - - * 0.3 0.1
45 years and over 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 * * 0.1 - - 0.1 0.2 - - - - - - 0.1
Asian/Pacific
Islander male
0.7 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.9 1.9 0.6 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.6 0.5
Under 20 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * * * 0.5 0.1 0.4 * 0.1 0.3 - - 0.3 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 0.2 0.3 - - 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 - - - - 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 0.1 * 0.3 - - 0.1 * 0.3 * - - *
35 to 39 years 0.1 0.1 * * * 0.1 0.1 * 0.3 - - * * - - * 0.2 *
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 * * 0.2 - - * 0.1 - - 0.1 - - *
45 years and over 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 * * - - * - - 0.1
Asian/Pacific
Islander female
0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 1.3 1.0 0.2 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.3
Under 20 years 0.1 * 0.1 * * * * 0.2 0.1 0.6 * 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.1 * * * * * * * 0.3 0.1 - - - - - - * 0.2 *
25 to 29 years 0.1 * * * * * 0.1 * 0.3 - - 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - *
30 to 34 years * * * * * * * * 0.2 - - 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 - - *
35 to 39 years * * * * * * * * 0.2 0.1 * * - - - - - - *
40 to 44 years * * * * * * * * 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 - - 0.1 - - *
45 years and over * * * * 0.1 * * * 0.1 - - - - 0.1 - - - - - - *
All other 6.4 6.2 5.5 7.6 3.0 4.1 7.5 6.6 8.6 7.0 3.8 4.5 6.5 7.8 8.0 11.5
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 1,787,805 390,822 318,139 244,896 74,184 177,562 71,150 287,779 154,678 832 7,944 3,826 1,472 2,757 1,018 50,746
* 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 10.9.07.

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