Table 1.6b. Primary heroin admissions, by Census division and State or jurisdiction: 1999-2009
Admissions per 100,000 population aged 12 and older
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. Comparisons among States should be made with caution.]
Census division and State
or jurisdiction
Admissions per 100,000 population aged 12 and older
1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Total 114 114 116 117 112 106 104 106 103 109 108
Census division
New England 451 452 522 506 411 411 397 481 465 456 469
Middle Atlantic 244 266 282 287 296 289 296 276 267 288 280
East North Central 41 55 60 67 74 69 73 96 93 107 111
West North Central 21 20 19 17 17 19 22 24 26 32 39
East South Central 3 3 3 3 4 3 5 4 4 5 8
South Atlantic 65 64 69 76 80 72 65 53 49 53 49
West South Central 19 17 17 19 16 16 16 15 16 19 24
Mountain 38 36 31 29 30 28 34 34 34 39 43
Pacific 201 179 147 143 115 102 92 92 89 91 86
State or jurisdiction
Alabama 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 2           5
Alaska 10 6 3 4 3                     22 41
Arizona 8 9 19 11 13 13 26 21 23 30 34
Arkansas 3 3 1 2 3      1 2 2 4 4
California 223 210 170 166 134 117 101 102 98 100 91
Colorado 58 50 31 45 50 42 45 45 41 45 53
Connecticut 602 601 618 622 596 597 583 559 524 522 486
Delaware 347 297 285 252 279 304 298 284 280 255 222
District of Columbia 397 431 440 445 406                     93     
Florida 32 31 27 35 28 11 10 12 9 13 11
Georgia 3 8 11 10 10 8 9                    
Hawaii 38 37 19 21 17 15 15 15 14 13 12
Idaho 32 9 8 3 2 6 4 6 6 8 12
Illinois 49 93 107 118 147 126 119 182 158 183 176
Indiana 22 29 10 11 11 16 17 16 11 11 15
Iowa 9 9 9 10 10 10 7 7 7 7 8
Kansas 3 4 3 3 3 3 4 3 4 5 6
Kentucky 3 3 5 6 8 6 13 14 14 19 26
Louisiana 7 16 17 18 14 11 7 8 11 17 41
Maine 33 47 69 97 95 106 114 117 109 113 116
Maryland 369 371 432 467 489 495 468 372 359 369 349
Massachusetts 555 558 691 656 463 467 451 662 659 633 682
Michigan 65 79 83 91 91 91 88 110 110 123 122
Minnesota 25 24 23 22 25 28 33 39 42 45 52
Mississippi 2 3 3 4 4 3 2 2 3 3 2
Missouri 42 41 38 31 29 33 41 41 44 60 77
Montana 8 10 9 8 8 10 8 10 13 13 12
Nebraska 1 - - - - - - 1 4 4
Nevada 64 47 45 39 38 34 29 30 27 31 41
New Hampshire 49 41 47 49 63 70 58 64 57 69 83
New Jersey 339 346 376 371 362 326 323 295 304 315 322
New Mexico 8 42 37 39 29 26 49 46 44 45 37
New York 313 339 356 362 365 341 377 360 347 366 371
North Carolina 15 13 12 13 14 16 18 17 16 18 22
North Dakota 2 1 2 1 1 3 2 1
Ohio 41 31 39 45 41 42 67 69 89 106 123
Oklahoma 5 5 6 5 5 5 3 3 4 7 8
Oregon 175 176 156 156 111 96 104 109 116 114 115
Pennsylvania 77 100 104 115 144 183 151 135 119 148 110
Puerto Rico                     69 49 39 43 50 39 22
Rhode Island 586 529 557 479 472 450 380 318 256 274 253
South Carolina 10 10 12 13 12 9 12 6 5 6 7
South Dakota 1 2 3 2 4 4 4 3 4
Tennessee n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c n/c
Texas 27 21 20 23 20 21 22 21 21 23 26
Utah 93 89 70 51 57 55 63 70 82 89 87
Vermont 43 84 106 167 132 100 150 105 87 100 76
Virginia 24 26 25 34 61 76 42 34 32 37 35
Washington 144 57 51 47 44 54 57 50 46 56 56
West Virginia 6                7 10 16 14 10 17 12
Wisconsin 3 6 9 11 17 14 20 19 19 21 27
Wyoming 4 6 4 2 5 4 5 4 8 23 15
n/c Not collected. Tennessee began disaggregating heroin admissions from other opiates in July 2009. In this report, Tennessee's 2009 heroin admissions are included in the other opiates category since there is less than a full year of disaggregated heroin data.
- - Quantity is zero.
Less than 1 per 100,000.
No data, or less than a full calendar year of data, submitted.
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. Population: U.S. Bureau of the Census. SC-EST2009-agesex-res: Annual Estimates of the Resident Population by Single-Year of Age and Sex for the United States and States: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009. PRC-EST2009-AGESEX-RES: Annual Estimates of the Resident Population by Single-Year of Age and Sex for Puerto Rico: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009. 1999 Intercensal State and County Characteristics Population Estimates Files for Internet DisplayDate: 6/23/03, Filename - STCH-icen1999.txt.

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