Table 2b
Admissions by primary substance of abuse according to sex, race/ethnicity, and age at admission: TEDS 2004
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Sex, race/ethnicity, and age at admission No. of
admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission Total
Alcohol Opiates Cocaine Mari-
juana/
hashish
Stimulants 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
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amine
Other
stimu-
ants
Total  1,875,026  22.2  18.0  14.2   3.4   9.9   3.8  15.9   8.0   0.1   0.5   0.2   0.1   0.2   0.1   3.5 100.0
Sex                  
Male 1,283,912  24.3  19.4  14.1   2.6   8.4   3.7  17.2   6.4      *   0.3   0.2   0.1   0.2   0.1   3.0 100.0
Female   590,261  17.7  15.0  14.4   5.1  13.0   4.1  13.0  11.5   0.1   0.8   0.4   0.1   0.2   0.1   4.6 100.0
Race/ethnicity                  
White (non-Hispanic) 1,116,709  26.1  18.1  11.9   5.0   6.2   3.3  14.4   9.7   0.1   0.6   0.3   0.1   0.1   0.1   3.9 100.0
Black (non-Hispanic)   419,099  12.2  19.7  14.9   0.7  23.3   4.9  20.3   0.9   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.4      *   2.5 100.0
Hispanic origin   238,034  20.3  14.3  25.5   0.9   5.2   4.7  15.2   9.9      *   0.3   0.1   0.1   0.3   0.1   3.0 100.0
Mexican    96,338  26.9  11.5  14.8   0.8   4.2   4.1  17.1  19.0      *   0.1   0.2   0.1   0.4   0.2   0.7 100.0
Puerto Rican    72,593   9.9  16.8  46.3   0.9   5.7   5.2  12.2   0.7      *   0.5   0.1   0.1   0.3      *   1.3 100.0
Cuban     6,410  18.0  13.0  15.6   1.0  14.9  10.1  18.4   4.9   0.1   0.3   0.2   0.1   0.3      *   3.3 100.0
Other/not specified    62,693  22.5  15.8  19.1   1.1   5.2   4.7  15.5   7.1   0.1   0.3   0.1   0.1   0.2   0.1   8.3 100.0
Other    88,725  26.0  18.3   8.8   2.2   5.2   2.9  16.1  15.4   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.1   0.3   0.1   4.1 100.0
Alaska Native     2,071  21.8  18.8  22.5   4.3   7.3   2.7  11.7   8.3      *   0.3   0.4   0.1   0.6      - -   1.2 100.0
American Indian    36,070  34.8  24.3   4.0   2.6   3.6   1.9  13.3   9.2      *   0.2   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.2   5.5 100.0
Asian/Pacific Islander    16,371  20.8  12.5   6.7   2.1   5.2   2.4  19.4  27.5   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.1   0.1   2.7 100.0
Other    34,213  19.6  14.7  14.0   1.8   6.7   4.3  17.7  16.6   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.5   0.1   3.4 100.0
Age at admission                  
Under 15 years    30,785   6.6   8.3   0.2   0.5   0.5   0.8  55.5   2.6   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.2      *   0.9  23.4 100.0
15 to 19 years   206,216   8.8  13.9   3.7   1.7   1.7   2.2  55.3   7.0   0.1   0.4   0.2   0.3   0.1   0.2   4.4 100.0
15 to 17 years   128,478   6.6  12.6   1.1   0.8   0.9   1.7  64.7   5.6   0.1   0.3   0.2   0.3   0.1   0.2   5.0 100.0
18 to 19 years    77,738  12.5  16.2   8.1   3.1   3.0   3.1  39.9   9.4   0.1   0.4   0.3   0.4   0.2   0.1   3.3 100.0
20 to 24 years   260,964  15.0  16.7  14.1   4.5   4.6   3.7  25.2  12.0   0.1   0.4   0.3   0.3   0.3      *   3.0 100.0
25 to 29 years   230,236  16.7  16.8  16.1   4.8   7.6   4.6  16.2  12.6   0.1   0.5   0.3   0.2   0.3      *   3.2 100.0
30 to 34 years   232,558  18.9  18.3  16.0   4.0  12.7   5.0   9.9  10.9   0.1   0.5   0.2   0.1   0.2      *   3.2 100.0
35 to 39 years   264,873  21.7  20.6  16.0   3.0  15.9   4.6   6.3   8.1      *   0.4   0.2   0.1   0.1      *   2.7 100.0
40 to 44 years   277,229  26.9  21.5  15.4   2.9  15.0   4.1   4.5   5.8      *   0.5   0.2      *   0.1      *   2.8 100.0
45 to 49 years   193,314  31.9  20.1  17.0   3.2  12.8   3.5   3.6   4.2      *   0.6   0.3      *   0.1      *   2.8 100.0
50 to 54 years   102,092  39.5  17.2  18.7   3.3   9.3   2.6   2.7   2.4      *   0.6   0.2      *   0.1      *   3.2 100.0
55 to 59 years    43,272  50.3  14.5  15.4   2.8   6.6   2.0   2.2   1.6      *   0.6   0.3      *      *      *   3.8 100.0
60 to 64 years    17,317  61.2  10.1  11.5   2.4   4.6   1.4   1.5   1.2   0.1   0.6   0.2      *      *      *   5.3 100.0
65 years and over    11,746  66.0   8.5   6.6   2.1   3.0   0.9   1.3   0.6      *   0.6   0.8      *      *      - -   9.6 100.0
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 2.1.06. 
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