Table 3.43. Texas 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  45,991  6,706  5,862 5,176 3,753  4,792 3,083 11,531 3,799 134 760  40 234  56    65
Gender            
Male  59.2  67.4  67.3  62.2  42.3  52.0  47.6  69.4  40.7  45.5  31.3  67.5  38.0  51.8  47.7
Female  40.8  32.6  32.7  37.8  57.7  48.0  52.4  30.6  59.3  54.5  68.7  32.5  62.0  48.2  52.3
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   45,991  6,706  5,862 5,176 3,753  4,792 3,083 11,531 3,799 134 760  40 234  56    65
Age at admission            
12 to 19 years  17.0   3.0   6.2   4.0   3.5   1.3   7.4  53.4   4.9  51.5  18.4  30.0   0.9  39.3  30.8
20 to 24 years  14.6   7.5  12.5  17.5  15.4   7.5  16.6  18.8  17.7  11.9  23.6  27.5  19.2  19.6   9.2
25 to 29 years  17.6  11.8  16.1  23.4  26.3  13.1  23.4  13.5  25.1   7.5  24.1  15.0  43.2  12.5  15.4
30 to 34 years  13.2  11.9  14.4  14.8  18.6  14.0  20.1   6.4  20.1   8.2  14.1  22.5  25.6   8.9  15.4
35 to 39 years  10.6  13.5  13.7  10.3  12.6  15.2  13.6   3.4  14.3   8.2   5.1   2.5   9.4  12.5   6.2
40 to 44 years   9.6  16.2  14.5   9.2   8.4  16.9   8.5   2.1   8.8   3.0   6.4      - -   0.9   1.8   9.2
45 to 49 years   8.4  16.9  11.8   7.9   7.3  15.9   5.9   1.2   6.2   4.5   2.8      - -   0.4   1.8   3.1
50 to 54 years   5.6  10.7   7.8   7.4   5.2  10.7   3.3   0.8   2.2   5.2   4.6   2.5   0.4   1.8   6.2
55 to 59 years   2.4   5.6   2.4   3.8   2.3   4.1   1.0   0.3   0.4      - -   0.7      - -      - -      - -   4.6
60 years and older   0.9   2.9   0.7   1.7   0.5   1.3   0.2   0.1   0.2      - -   0.3      - -      - -   1.8      - -
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   45,991  6,706  5,862 5,176 3,753  4,792 3,083 11,531 3,799 134 760  40 234  56    65
Race/ethnicity            
White (non-Hispanic)  46.4  59.1  52.1  35.2  77.2  34.1  26.8  28.7  83.7  41.5  66.5  37.5   5.6  35.7  69.2
Black (non-Hispanic)  16.7   8.3  15.2   6.9   6.9  44.3  15.1  22.7   2.2   4.6  11.9  45.0  89.3   7.1  10.8
Hispanic origin  36.0  31.3  31.8  57.1  15.0  20.7  56.9  47.9  12.9  53.8  21.3  17.5   5.1  57.1  18.5
American Indian/Alaska Native   0.6   0.9   0.7   0.6   0.5   0.5   0.5   0.4   0.8      - -   0.1      - -      - -      - -      - -
Asian/Pacific Islander   0.3   0.4   0.3   0.2   0.4   0.3   0.6   0.4   0.4      - -   0.1      - -      - -      - -   1.5
Other      *      *      *      - -      - -      - -      *      *      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -
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   45,822  6,679  5,835 5,164 3,741  4,779 3,072 11,489 3,783 130 755  40 234  56    65
- -  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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