Table 2.12. Admissions aged 16 and older, by source of income support according to primary substance of abuse: 2009
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions - Supplemental Data Set.1]
Source of income support All
admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission
Alcohol Opiates Cocaine Mari-
juana/
hashish
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amines
Tran-
quil-
izers
Seda-
tives
Hallu-
cino-
gens
PCP Inhal-
ants
Other/
none
speci-
fied
Alcohol
only
With
second-
ary
drug
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Total admissions
aged 16 and over
1,908,253 456,611 353,173 282,032 137,980 131,767 51,751 314,191 114,374 14,196 4,887 1,654 4,391 1,205 40,041
Source of income support            
None  34.8  28.1  35.0  41.7  34.2  41.8  34.2  35.0  41.8  37.9  27.1  41.8  37.1  38.3  32.3
Wages/salary  29.0  41.9  28.1  14.8  28.0  14.6  26.7  29.5  26.7  19.7  25.4  26.4  19.3  23.4  29.4
Public assistance   8.2   5.5   8.4  12.4   7.8  11.8   8.9   7.7   7.0   8.2   6.4   5.1  11.9   7.8   5.3
Disability   5.7   5.6   5.5   6.6   5.7   9.5   5.6   3.5   3.9   6.8   6.0   2.7   3.6   8.2  11.7
Retirement/pension   0.9   1.8   0.6   0.3   0.7   0.8   0.6   0.4   0.4   0.8   1.1   0.1   0.1   0.4   1.8
Other  21.6  17.2  22.4  24.2  23.5  21.5  23.9  23.9  20.2  26.6  34.2  24.0  27.9  21.9  19.5
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
No. of admissions  1,262,771 324,581 251,434 168,987  90,889  89,171 37,002 212,900  50,832 10,110 3,238   943 2,195   668 19,821
1 Not all Supplemental Data Set items are reported by all States and jurisdictions.
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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