Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) 1999 - 2009

Highlights

This report presents national-level data from the Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) for admissions in 2009 and trend data for 1999 to 2009. The report provides information on the demographic and substance abuse characteristics of admissions to treatment aged 12 and older for abuse of alcohol and/or drugs in facilities that report to individual State administrative data systems.


For 2009, 1,963,089 substance abuse treatment admissions aged 12 and older were reported to TEDS by 49 States and Puerto Rico. (Georgia and the District of Columbia did not report admissions for 2009.)

Major Substances of Abuse

Alcohol


1 Percentages do not sum to total because of rounding.

Heroin

Opiates Other than Heroin2


2These drugs include methadone, codeine, hydrocodone, hydromorphone, meperidine, mor­phine, opium, oxycodone, pentazocine, pro­poxyphene, tramadol, and any other drug with morphine-like effects.

Marijuana/Hashish

Cocaine/Crack

Methamphetamine/Amphetamines

Adolescent Admissions to Substance Abuse Treatment

Trends in Heroin Admissions and Medication-Assisted Opioid Therapy

Polydrug Abuse

Race/Ethnicity

Alcohol was the most frequently reported primary substance at treatment admission among all racial/ethnic groups except admissions of Puerto Rican origin. However, the proportions reporting primary use of the other four most common substances varied considerably by racial/ethnic group [Table 2.2].

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