Table 3.23. Mississippi admissions aged 12 and older, by gender, age at admission, and race/ethnicity, according to primary substance: 2009
Percent distribution
Gender, age at admission,
and race/ethnicity
All admis-
sions
aged 12
and older
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
Secondary
drug
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Total admissions aged 12 and older   7,119  1,147  1,272    55   625 827   231  1,361   370  86  24   6  5   3 1,107
Gender            
Male  64.9  70.4  70.5  49.1  49.6  59.4  59.3  70.5  58.9  47.7  25.0  66.7  60.0  66.7  65.0
Female  35.1  29.6  29.5  50.9  50.4  40.6  40.7  29.5  41.1  52.3  75.0  33.3  40.0  33.3  35.0
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    7,119  1,147  1,272    55   625 827   231  1,361   370  86  24   6  5   3 1,107
Age at admission            
12 to 19 years   8.9   2.1   4.8   5.5   4.8   0.8   3.9  26.7   3.0  11.6      - -  16.7  80.0  33.3   9.6
20 to 24 years  14.7   7.7  11.9  21.8  20.2   6.5  16.5  24.6  10.5  15.1  29.2  50.0      - -  66.7  16.0
25 to 29 years  17.1  11.4  17.0  27.3  21.9  13.5  16.9  19.1  27.0  22.1   8.3      - -  20.0      - -  17.0
30 to 34 years  13.4   9.2  16.0  18.2  15.8  12.1  16.0  11.0  20.3  10.5   4.2  33.3      - -      - -  14.8
35 to 39 years  11.9  14.8  11.1  12.7  11.2  15.7  14.3   7.1  16.5  14.0  16.7      - -      - -      - -  10.9
40 to 44 years  11.0  12.7  13.0   9.1   8.5  18.6  12.6   4.8  11.4  10.5   8.3      - -      - -      - -  10.3
45 to 49 years  10.7  15.7  12.6   3.6   7.8  18.0  14.3   2.9   6.5  10.5   8.3      - -      - -      - -  10.6
50 to 54 years   7.3  13.6   9.8   1.8   6.1   8.9   4.3   2.7   2.7   3.5  16.7      - -      - -      - -   5.9
55 to 59 years   3.1   7.1   2.8      - -   1.9   4.6   0.9   0.7   1.4   2.3      - -      - -      - -      - -   3.3
60 years and older   1.7   5.6   0.9      - -   1.8   1.1   0.4   0.2   0.8      - -   8.3      - -      - -      - -   1.7
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    7,119  1,147  1,272    55   625 827   231  1,361   370  86  24   6  5   3 1,107
Race/ethnicity            
White (non-Hispanic)  63.3  64.2  61.6  85.5  93.1  44.1  62.8  47.5  94.6  91.9  95.8  50.0  20.0 100.0  67.0
Black (non-Hispanic)  34.1  33.6  35.8   9.1   4.5  53.6  34.2  50.4   3.0   5.8   4.2  33.3  80.0      - -  29.5
Hispanic origin   1.0   1.1   0.8   1.8   1.0   0.5   1.3   1.2   1.1   1.2      - -  16.7      - -      - -   1.0
American Indian/Alaska Native   0.5   0.3   0.6      - -   0.2   0.1      - -   0.4      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -   1.4
Asian/Pacific Islander   0.6   0.4   0.9   1.8   0.6   1.0   1.3   0.1   0.8   1.2      - -      - -      - -      - -   0.4
Other   0.5   0.4   0.3   1.8   0.6   0.7   0.4   0.3   0.5      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -   0.6
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    7,119  1,147  1,272    55   625 827   231  1,361   370  86  24   6  5   3 1,107
- -  Quantity is zero.
NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 due to rounding.
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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