Table 1.1a. Admissions aged 12 and older, by primary substance of abuse: 1999-2009
Number
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Primary substance 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Total  1,715,336 1,749,709 1,767,424 1,885,446 1,861,654 1,807,101 1,891,276 1,905,507 1,906,412 1,996,591 1,963,089
Alcohol   823,059   810,927   783,988   810,971   774,852   728,854   744,191   759,168   778,421   828,142   819,112
Alcohol only   460,560   453,229   430,294   447,128   430,676   402,701   410,474   420,561   433,451   466,362   460,772
Alcohol w/secondary drug   362,499   357,698   353,694   363,843   344,176   326,153   333,717   338,607   344,970   361,780   358,340
Opiates   279,717   298,197   314,887   330,147   326,379   323,069   331,248   350,456   359,930   400,688   420,851
Heroin   257,208   269,875   277,268   284,324   273,756   262,278   260,591   268,731   262,579   281,159   282,212
Other opiates/synthetics    22,509    28,322    37,619    45,823    52,623    60,791    70,657    81,725    97,351   119,529   138,639
Non-RX methadone     1,593     1,859     2,034     2,537     2,715     3,149     4,104     4,735     5,457     6,023     5,876
Other opiates/synthetics    20,916    26,463    35,585    43,286    49,908    57,642    66,553    76,990    91,894   113,506   132,763
Cocaine   241,602   238,081   230,150   245,080   254,277   248,341   267,922   265,969   249,980   227,786   183,932
Smoked cocaine   176,136   174,166   168,541   179,118   184,592   178,995   192,884   189,725   179,171   162,526   131,886
Non-smoked cocaine    65,466    63,915    61,609    65,962    69,685    69,346    75,038    76,244    70,809    65,260    52,046
Marijuana/hashish   231,224   249,388   264,069   288,025   291,002   285,006   302,783   304,123   305,038   341,622   354,159
Stimulants    73,468    81,177    97,156   124,208   134,998   143,551   173,021   160,038   147,064   127,524   116,097
Methamphetamine    58,721    64,273    78,236   102,732   114,405   124,530   154,358   152,516   139,267   119,447   108,229
Other amphetamines1    13,877    15,670    17,486    20,118    19,311    18,007    17,698     6,460     6,217     6,475     6,953
Other stimulants       870     1,234     1,434     1,358     1,282     1,014       965     1,062     1,580     1,602       915
Other drugs    26,165    30,588    32,485    29,600    29,698    28,156    28,135    26,777    27,320    34,041    40,477
Tranquilizers     5,877     6,617     7,350     7,841     8,137     8,161     8,525     9,533    10,729    12,232    14,427
Benzodiazepine     5,015     5,748     6,411     6,927     7,372     7,492     7,994     9,040    10,242    11,756    13,892
Other tranquilizers       862       869       939       914       765       669       531       493       487       476       535
Sedatives/hypnotics     3,437     3,643     3,832     4,078     4,263     4,168     4,461     3,991     4,392     4,712     5,030
Barbiturates     1,142     1,240     1,168     1,253     1,334     1,287     1,387     1,022     1,061     1,177     1,326
Other sedatives/hypnotics     2,295     2,403     2,664     2,825     2,929     2,881     3,074     2,969     3,331     3,535     3,704
Hallucinogens     2,779     3,117     3,124     2,702     2,230     2,280     2,015     1,557     1,575     1,805     1,777
PCP     2,318     2,835     3,183     3,929     4,175     3,231     2,864     2,822     3,165     4,015     4,404
Inhalants     1,379     1,285     1,229     1,182     1,202     1,188     1,361     1,055     1,065     1,312     1,519
Over-the-counter     1,085       763       616       634       704       826       776       920       856     1,122     1,697
Other     9,290    12,328    13,151     9,234     8,987     8,302     8,133     6,899     5,538     8,843    11,623
None reported    40,101    41,351    44,689    57,415    50,448    50,124    43,976    38,976    38,659    36,788    28,461
1 The decrease in Other amphetamine admissions beginning in 2005 is because Oregon and Texas began to report Methamphetamine admissions; previously they had used the category Other amphetamines. 
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 11.03.10. 

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