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Highlights for 2007 Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS)

Table 5
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to employment status (aged 16 and over) and education (aged 18 and over): TEDS 2007
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 6a.]
Employment status (aged 16 and over) and education (aged 18 and over) All admis-sions Primary substance at admission
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-lants
Total admissions
aged 16 and over
1,764,176 401,624 321,063 246,514 90,052 167,512 66,157 253,856 141,705   813 9,754 4,043 1,390 3,101 682 55,910
Employment status            
Employed  29.1  42.5  29.5  15.6  29.0  15.6  29.9  31.0  26.2  27.2  20.5  23.9  23.9  22.6  24.3  32.3
Full time  21.5  33.9  21.7  10.9  21.4  10.9  22.7  20.7  17.9  17.4  14.8  17.1  15.8  15.8  16.0  23.2
Part time   7.6   8.6   7.7   4.7   7.6   4.8   7.2  10.3   8.3   9.8   5.7   6.8   8.1   6.8   8.2   9.2
Unemployed  33.9  29.6  31.7  36.8  37.9  40.9  33.9  30.9  37.1  31.3  33.5  31.2  32.7  35.0  34.3  44.4
Not in labor force  37.0  27.9  38.9  47.6  33.0  43.5  36.2  38.1  36.7  41.5  46.0  45.0  43.4  42.4  41.4  23.3
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Admissions aged 16 and over 1,739,494 393,087 318,105 243,871 88,808 166,080 65,445 251,609 140,705   772 9,608 3,935 1,368 3,030 667 52,404
           
Total admissions
aged 18 and over
1,681,262 394,955 309,834 245,598 88,919 166,905 64,431 200,337 138,470   727 9,430 3,811 1,110 3,055 560 53,120
Highest school grade completed            
0 to 8   5.7   5.8   5.1   7.1   4.2   5.7   5.9   4.9   5.7   7.9   5.3   4.1   3.8   7.0   7.8   6.7
9 to 11  26.6  17.8  26.5  29.4  20.5  29.2  27.1  37.2  32.3  25.1  23.7  22.3  32.7  43.5  32.1  26.5
12 (or GED)  44.1  44.5  44.5  45.5  45.3  43.2  43.1  43.1  44.8  40.9  42.0  40.3  44.4  39.3  41.5  36.9
More than 12  23.6  31.9  23.9  18.1  30.0  21.9  23.8  14.8  17.2  26.1  29.1  33.3  19.0  10.1  18.7  29.9
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Admissions aged 18 and over 1,654,468 387,666 307,197 243,327 87,715 165,611 63,699 198,589 137,555   685 9,303 3,773 1,098 3,041 552 44,657
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.6.08.

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