Table 4.1b
Admissions aged 12 and older by type of service, according to primary substance and age at admission: TEDS 2008
Row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Primary substance and age at admission All admis-
sions
Service type
Ambulatory Detoxification
(24-hour service)
Residential/Rehabilitation Medication-assisted opioid therapy1 Total
Out-
patient
Intensive
outpatient
Free-
standing
residential
Hospital
inpatient
Ambu-
latory
Short-term
(<30 days)
Long-term
(30+ days)
Hospital
(non-detox)
Out-
patient
Detox-
ification
Resi-
dential
Total  1,893,620  46.0  11.3  15.2   3.8   0.7   9.7   7.7   0.3   4.3   0.7   0.2 100.0
Primary substance              
Alcohol   784,254  46.7  10.6  20.4   5.3   0.9   9.6   5.6   0.4   0.3   0.1   0.1 100.0
Opiates   378,581  22.4   7.2  21.5   7.0   1.3   9.5   7.4   0.3  19.7   3.2   0.6 100.0
Marijuana   321,643  67.6  15.6   1.9   0.2   0.1   7.4   6.5   0.1   0.5      *   0.1 100.0
Cocaine   213,969  44.5  13.3  12.3   0.8   0.4  14.5  13.3   0.3   0.5   0.1   0.1 100.0
Methamphetamine/amphetamine   121,485  54.2  11.9   6.9   0.4   0.1   9.4  16.6   0.2   0.2      *   0.1 100.0
Tranquilizers    11,234  34.2   9.0  20.9  11.9   0.4  14.4   6.4   0.6   1.4   0.5   0.3 100.0
Sedatives     4,416  42.1  14.1  12.6   3.4   1.0  16.8   6.1   0.9   1.7   1.0   0.3 100.0
Other    58,038  63.9  14.3   6.0   0.7   0.2   8.2   4.4   0.4   1.6   0.1   0.2 100.0
No. of admissions 1,893,620 871,806 213,391 288,571 72,537 13,460 184,621 145,166 6,124 81,325 13,117 3,502  
Age at admission          
12 to 17 years   141,683  67.0  15.0   1.0   0.1      *   8.0   8.3   0.1   0.4      *      * 100.0
18 to 19 years    76,819  58.2  12.6   9.4   1.3   0.3   9.1   6.7   0.2   1.6   0.4   0.1 100.0
20 to 24 years   273,142  50.8  12.2  13.0   1.9   0.5   9.6   7.5   0.3   3.4   0.6   0.2 100.0
25 to 29 years   279,596  47.7  12.1  13.7   2.6   0.6   9.6   7.8   0.3   4.6   0.7   0.2 100.0
30 to 34 years   213,459  46.1  11.6  14.8   3.4   0.7   9.8   7.9   0.3   4.6   0.7   0.2 100.0
35 to 39 years   220,749  42.6  11.0  17.0   4.5   0.7  10.1   8.2   0.4   4.6   0.7   0.2 100.0
40 to 44 years   238,401  39.5  10.2  19.0   5.8   1.0  10.5   8.1   0.4   4.7   0.7   0.2 100.0
45 to 49 years   218,562  38.6   9.8  20.5   5.9   0.9  10.3   7.7   0.4   4.9   0.8   0.2 100.0
50 to 54 years   134,668  37.7   9.3  20.8   6.0   1.1  10.0   6.9   0.4   6.5   1.1   0.2 100.0
55 to 59 years    61,942  37.8   8.5  20.5   6.6   1.4   9.3   6.2   0.4   7.8   1.3   0.2 100.0
60 to 64 years    22,324  39.9   8.0  20.3   7.7   1.1   9.1   5.1   0.4   7.0   1.1   0.1 100.0
65 years and older    12,275  47.3   7.8  15.5   8.3   1.8   8.9   3.6   0.7   5.3   0.7   0.1 100.0
No. of admissions 1,893,620 871,806 213,391 288,571 72,537 13,460 184,621 145,166 6,124 81,325 13,117 3,502  

1 Therapy with methadone or buprenorphine.
*  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 8.31.09.

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