Table 3.3. Admissions aged 12 to 17, by age at admission and treatment referral source according to primary substance of abuse: 2009
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Age at admission and treatment referral source All
admis-
sions
aged
12-17
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 12-17 149,277 10,577 16,110 1,504 2,846 453   974 106,733 2,823 767 346 422 56 501 5,165
Age at admission            
12 years   1.2   3.0   0.8   0.1   0.5   0.7   0.3   0.8   0.4   0.3   0.6   0.5   3.6   5.4   7.0
13 years   4.2   7.1   3.5   0.5   1.7   1.1   1.0   3.9   1.9   2.1   3.5   2.1   3.6  15.2  11.3
14 years  10.6  11.8   8.9   2.2   6.3   6.2   7.6  10.8   7.4   8.6  11.8   8.5   7.1  18.6  14.9
15 years  20.8  17.4  18.9   9.1  14.7  18.3  21.4  22.0  18.8  19.2  25.4  18.0   8.9  23.6  18.3
16 years  30.6  27.0  29.4  24.5  31.0  28.7  28.6  31.5  30.7  35.1  30.3  34.1  21.4  19.0  24.9
17 years  32.7  33.7  38.5  63.5  45.9  45.0  41.1  31.1  40.6  34.8  28.3  36.7  55.4  18.4  23.7
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
No. of admissions  149,277 10,577 16,110 1,504 2,846 453   974 106,733 2,823 767 346 422 56 501 5,165
Treatment referral source            
Criminal justice/DUI  48.8  41.0  47.0  26.4  32.2  43.1  39.5  51.8  42.0  35.0  40.7  37.7  47.3  27.1  34.7
Self or individual  16.0  15.6  17.0  35.1  27.7  18.6  17.4  14.8  20.0  18.9  21.2  20.5  21.8  27.3  22.3
School (educational)  11.9  22.1  10.8   2.2   6.3   5.0   7.8  10.9   8.4   8.3  11.8   4.3   7.3  14.2  25.7
Alcohol/drug abuse
   care provider
  6.4   3.3   6.5  18.7  12.8  13.8  14.9   6.3   8.3  12.8   8.9  11.0   5.5   7.2   2.1
Other health care provider   5.0   4.6   6.0   8.0  11.0   7.3   7.2   4.4   6.2  15.2   8.0  13.1   9.1  11.5   6.2
Employer/EAP   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.2   0.4   0.2      - -   0.1   0.1      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -   0.2
Other community referral  11.8  13.3  12.7   9.6   9.6  12.0  13.2  11.7  15.1   9.7   9.4  13.4   9.1  12.7   8.8
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  147,002 10,409 15,888 1,483 2,797 441   964 105,278 2,777 755 339 419 55 487 4,910
*  Less than 0.05 percent.
- -  Quantity is zero.
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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