Table 3.4. Arkansas 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  24,607  6,177  3,932    86 2,696 1,541   604  4,584 4,028 324 209  38 47  41   300
Gender            
Male  67.3  76.1  74.6  66.3  50.3  56.3  62.4  76.9  53.2  55.2  46.9  76.3  79  65.9  80.3
Female  32.7  23.9  25.4  33.7  49.7  43.7  37.6  23.1  46.8  44.8  53.1  23.7  21  34.1  19.7
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions   24,603  6,175  3,932    86 2,696 1,541   604  4,582 4,028 324 209  38  47  41   300
Age at admission            
12 to 19 years   9.6   3.6   6.4   5.8   5.7   1.2   5.8  30.3   4.3  13.0  13.4  23.7   - -  31.7  11.3
20 to 24 years  16.7  13.4  16.8  25.6  21.9   5.0  13.6  22.2  15.5  26.5  23.4  39.5  13   4.9  16.3
25 to 29 years  18.6  12.5  19.4  34.9  26.4  10.2  22.4  18.5  23.6  19.8  20.6  23.7  34  12.2  26.7
30 to 34 years  14.5  11.9  14.8   8.1  16.9  14.1  21.9  12.1  19.3   7.7  12.0   2.6  28   4.9  17.0
35 to 39 years  12.5  13.3  12.8   4.7  12.0  18.8  10.9   7.5  15.0  13.6   7.7   5.3  11  14.6  12.3
40 to 44 years   9.9  11.7  11.2   3.5   7.8  18.7  11.9   3.9  10.9   7.1   9.6   5.3  15   4.9   6.7
45 to 49 years   9.2  15.4  10.5   9.3   4.5  18.4   6.8   2.8   6.8   7.4   3.8      - -   - -  26.8   3.7
50 to 54 years   5.5  10.4   5.2   5.8   2.5  10.3   4.8   1.6   3.4   3.1   7.7      - -   - -      - -   3.0
55 to 59 years   2.1   4.0   2.3   2.3   1.5   2.3   1.5   0.8   0.8   1.2   1.0      - -   - -      - -   2.0
60 years and older   1.4   3.9   0.7      - -   0.9   1.0   0.5   0.3   0.3   0.6   1.0      - -   - -      - -   1.0
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions   24,607  6,177  3,932    86 2,696 1,541   604  4,584 4,028 324 209  38  47  41   300
Race/ethnicity            
White (non-Hispanic)  77.6  82.3  79.2  89.2  95.3  33.6  49.7  61.8  94.7  91.6  92.3  57.9   9 100.0  82.3
Black (non-Hispanic)  17.7  11.0  15.4   9.6   2.9  64.2  45.7  33.7   1.2   3.1   6.2  42.1  91      - -   9.3
Hispanic origin   2.9   4.3   3.2   1.2   0.6   1.6   3.6   3.1   2.4   2.5   1.0      - -   - -      - -   0.7
American Indian/Alaska Native   1.4   1.7   1.8      - -   1.0   0.5   0.3   1.1   1.3   2.8   0.5      - -   - -      - -   7.7
Asian/Pacific Islander   0.3   0.6   0.3      - -   0.1      - -   0.7   0.2   0.5      - -      - -      - -   - -      - -      - -
Other      *      *   0.1      - -      - -      - -      - -      *      - -      - -      - -      - -   - -      - -      - -
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions   24,448  6,099  3,890    83 2,675 1,541   604  4,576 4,023 322 209  38  47  41   300
- -  Quantity is zero.
*  Less than 0.05 percent.
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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