Table 3.6
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to type of service and medication-assisted opioid therapy:1 TEDS 2006
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Type of service and opioid therapy1 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
Type of service                
Ambulatory 62.9 59.4 58.7 50.7 59.6 51.7 66.0 84.3 67.2 69.2 51.9 59.5 67.6 67.0 69.5 81.8
Outpatient 50.0 48.2 46.5 39.3 44.4 37.4 50.3 67.8 53.8 53.1 38.6 44.3 52.3 52.3 52.0 76.9
Intensive outpatient 11.7 10.0 11.8 6.1 11.7 13.9 15.3 16.5 13.2 15.8 12.1 13.5 14.7 14.5 16.1 4.8
Detoxification 1.3 1.2 0.4 5.4 3.4 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 1.1 1.7 0.6 0.2 1.5 0.2
Detoxification
(24-hour service)
19.9 29.6 22.7 34.4 24.4 18.0 10.3 2.2 8.1 22.5 29.6 19.5 6.4 6.4 11.0 9.6
Free-standing residential 15.6 24.6 16.1 23.9 19.3 16.6 8.8 2.0 7.8 21.7 21.0 14.4 5.8 6.1 9.6 5.6
Hospital inpatient 4.3 5.1 6.6 10.5 5.1 1.4 1.5 0.2 0.4 0.8 8.7 5.1 0.6 0.3 1.5 4.0
Rehabilitation/residential 17.1 10.9 18.6 14.9 16.1 30.4 23.7 13.5 24.7 8.3 18.5 21.0 26.0 26.6 19.4 8.6
Short-term (<31 days) 9.4 6.9 11.6 7.4 10.7 16.3 13.4 7.1 9.5 4.5 12.2 14.8 14.2 10.8 9.8 5.2
Long-term (31+ days) 7.2 3.5 6.5 7.1 4.9 13.6 9.9 6.1 14.8 3.4 5.5 5.0 10.7 15.4 8.6 2.6
Hospital (non-detox) 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.9 1.1 1.1 0.3 1.1 0.7
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 1,800,717 393,810 320,222 245,984 74,750 178,475 71,660 289,988 155,643 843 8,011 3,866 1,510 2,777 1,034 52,144
Opioid therapy1                
Yes 5.4 0.2 0.3 29.4 20.8 0.4 0.6 0.2 0.2 1.2 2.7 2.9 2.4 0.3 1.6 2.9
No 94.6 99.8 99.7 70.6 79.2 99.6 99.4 99.8 99.8 98.8 97.3 97.1 97.6 99.7 98.4 97.1
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 1,681,221 372,854 297,554 239,747 70,193 169,836 68,151 271,422 142,129 750 7,463 3,643 1,315 2,651 977 32,536
1 Medication-assisted therapy using methadone or buprenorphine as part of the client's treatment plan.
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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