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2002 National Survey on Drug Use & Health:   Detailed Tables

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Table 6.1A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Gender and Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category Total GENDER
Male Female
Total 18 or Older 17,483 6,041 11,442
18 543 216 326
19 514 192 322
20 511 214 297
21 571 218 353
22 533 209 324
23 518 193 324
24 426 159 268
25 469 160 309
26–29 1,458 543 915
30–34 2,132 732 1,400
35–39 1,995 846 1,150
40–44 2,236 643 1,593
45–49 1,713 559 1,154
50–54 1,397 384 1,013
55–59 904 305 599
60–64 416 158 259
65 or Older 1,148 313 835
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.1B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Gender and Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category Total GENDER
Male Female
Total 18 or Older 8.3 6.0 10.5
18 12.4 9.7 15.3
19 12.6 9.4 15.8
20 12.8 10.4 15.3
21 14.1 10.8 17.4
22 13.8 10.7 17.0
23 13.6 9.9 17.4
24 12.1 9.2 14.8
25 14.1 10.4 17.3
26–29 9.5 7.3 11.7
30–34 10.7 7.4 14.1
35–39 9.1 7.8 10.3
40–44 10.2 6.1 14.0
45–49 8.1 5.3 10.8
50–54 7.4 4.2 10.4
55–59 6.2 4.6 7.5
60–64 3.6 2.7 4.5
65 or Older 3.4 2.1 4.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.2A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age Group and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
TOTAL 17,483 4,085 9,534 3,865
GENDER        
     Male 6,041 1,560 3,322 1,159
     Female 11,442 2,525 6,211 2,706
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 15,760 3,486 8,667 3,607
          White 12,639 2,744 7,010 2,885
          Black or African American 2,032 466 1,089 477
          American Indian or Alaska Native 161 35 69 *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 40 * * *
          Asian 600 154 344 *
          Two or More Races 289 63 139 *
     Hispanic or Latino 1,724 599 867 258
EDUCATION        
     < High School 3,591 944 1,506 1,142
     High School Graduate 5,839 1,363 3,027 1,449
     Some College 4,991 1,362 2,751 878
     College Graduate 3,062 416 2,250 396
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT        
     Full-Time 8,453 1,795 5,733 925
     Part-Time 2,664 1,042 1,210 412
     Unemployed 1,078 395 557 *
     Other1 5,289 853 2,033 2,402
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.2B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age Group and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
TOTAL 8.3 13.2 9.5 4.9
GENDER        
     Male 6.0 10.0 6.7 3.2
     Female 10.5 16.3 12.2 6.3
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 8.5 13.7 10.1 4.9
          White 8.4 14.2 10.4 4.6
          Black or African American 8.8 11.5 9.2 6.6
          American Indian or Alaska Native 12.5 16.1 11.1 *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5.4 * * *
          Asian 7.5 11.2 7.5 *
          Two or More Races 13.6 15.7 13.8 *
     Hispanic or Latino 6.9 10.9 6.1 4.8
EDUCATION        
     < High School 9.6 13.7 10.9 6.9
     High School Graduate 8.6 12.9 9.8 5.5
     Some College 9.5 13.9 10.6 5.2
     College Graduate 5.8 11.0 7.6 2.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT        
     Full-Time 7.3 12.4 7.9 3.1
     Part-Time 9.7 13.2 11.4 4.6
     Unemployed 14.2 16.1 14.2 *
     Other1 9.0 13.8 15.5 6.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.3A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age Group and Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
TOTAL 17,483 4,085 9,534 3,865
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION        
     Northeast 3,441 784 1,943 714
          New England 1,007 215 524 268
          Middle Atlantic 2,434 569 1,419 446
     Midwest 4,048 926 2,209 913
          East North Central 2,831 619 1,588 624
          West North Central 1,217 307 621 289
     South 6,325 1,375 3,357 1,593
          South Atlantic 3,353 647 1,763 943
          East South Central 1,195 255 695 245
          West South Central 1,777 473 900 405
     West 3,669 1,000 2,024 645
          Mountain 1,117 317 578 222
          Pacific 2,552 683 1,446 423
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 7,995 1,869 4,656 1,470
     Small Metro 5,554 1,453 2,977 1,124
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 3,983 979 2,151 853
          <250K Pop. 1,571 474 827 271
     Nonmetro 3,934 763 1,900 1,271
          Urbanized 1,117 276 546 294
          Less Urbanized 2,408 423 1,138 847
          Completely Rural 410 63 216 130
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.3B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Age Group and Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
TOTAL 8.3 13.2 9.5 4.9
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION        
     Northeast 8.5 14.2 10.1 4.5
          New England 9.5 15.0 10.3 6.5
          Middle Atlantic 8.1 14.0 10.1 3.8
     Midwest 8.5 12.9 9.8 5.1
          East North Central 8.5 12.4 10.0 4.9
          West North Central 8.5 13.8 9.4 5.3
     South 8.4 12.5 9.5 5.6
          South Atlantic 8.5 12.0 9.5 6.1
          East South Central 9.4 13.4 11.7 5.0
          West South Central 7.8 12.7 8.1 5.0
     West 7.8 13.7 8.8 3.9
          Mountain 8.2 14.5 8.9 4.5
          Pacific 7.6 13.4 8.7 3.6
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 7.6 12.7 8.8 4.0
     Small Metro 8.8 13.9 10.2 4.7
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 8.6 13.2 10.0 4.9
          <250K Pop. 9.1 15.6 10.6 4.2
     Nonmetro 9.4 13.1 10.6 7.0
          Urbanized 8.4 13.0 9.0 5.7
          Less Urbanized 10.0 13.4 11.4 7.7
          Completely Rural 8.8 12.2 11.3 5.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.4A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Use of Illicit Drugs: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug ILLICIT DRUG USE
Yes No
Any Illicit Drug1 5,061 12,423
     Marijuana and Hashish 3,653 13,830
     Cocaine 1,187 16,296
          Crack 435 17,049
     Heroin * 17,389
     Hallucinogens 751 16,732
          LSD 127 17,356
          PCP * 17,447
          Ecstasy 540 16,943
     Inhalants 207 17,276
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic2 2,707 14,777
          Pain Relievers 2,040 15,444
          Tranquilizers 1,136 16,347
          Stimulants 730 16,753
               Methamphetamine 418 17,066
          Sedatives 283 17,200
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana1 3,500 13,983
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
2 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.4B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Use of Illicit Drugs: Percentages, 2002
Drug ILLICIT DRUG USE
Yes No
Any Illicit Drug1 17.1 6.9
     Marijuana and Hashish 16.7 7.3
     Cocaine 22.0 7.9
          Crack 29.9 8.2
     Heroin * 8.3
     Hallucinogens 19.7 8.1
          LSD 18.6 8.3
          PCP * 8.3
          Ecstasy 20.6 8.2
     Inhalants 20.6 8.3
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic2 21.8 7.5
          Pain Relievers 22.4 7.7
          Tranquilizers 26.5 7.9
          Stimulants 28.8 8.1
               Methamphetamine 31.8 8.2
          Sedatives 33.6 8.2
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana1 20.5 7.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
2 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.5A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
Any Illicit Drug2 29,638 5,061 24,577
     Marijuana and Hashish 21,850 3,653 18,197
     Cocaine 5,394 1,187 4,206
          Crack 1,454 435 1,020
     Heroin 353 94 258
     Hallucinogens 3,804 751 3,053
          LSD 684 127 557
          PCP 126 37 89
          Ecstasy 2,621 540 2,081
     Inhalants 1,005 207 798
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic3 12,397 2,707 9,690
          Pain Relievers 9,122 2,040 7,082
          Tranquilizers 4,281 1,136 3,145
          Stimulants 2,531 730 1,801
               Methamphetamine 1,315 418 897
          Sedatives 843 283 560
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 17,086 3,500 13,586
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
3 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.5B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness: Percentages, 2002
Drug Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
Any Illicit Drug2 14.1 28.9 12.7
     Marijuana and Hashish 10.4 20.9 9.4
     Cocaine 2.6 6.8 2.2
          Crack 0.7 2.5 0.5
     Heroin 0.2 0.5 0.1
     Hallucinogens 1.8 4.3 1.6
          LSD 0.3 0.7 0.3
          PCP 0.1 0.2 0.0
          Ecstasy 1.2 3.1 1.1
     Inhalants 0.5 1.2 0.4
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic3 5.9 15.5 5.0
          Pain Relievers 4.3 11.7 3.7
          Tranquilizers 2.0 6.5 1.6
          Stimulants 1.2 4.2 0.9
               Methamphetamine 0.6 2.4 0.5
          Sedatives 0.4 1.6 0.3
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 8.1 20.0 7.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
3 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.6A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year and Past Month Tobacco and Alcohol Use: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug TOBACCO/ALCOHOL USE
Yes No
PAST YEAR    
     Any Tobacco1 9,357 8,127
          Cigarettes 8,628 8,856
          Smokeless Tobacco 825 16,658
          Cigars 2,604 14,880
          Pipes -- --
     Alcohol 12,428 5,055
          Binge Alcohol Use2 -- --
               Heavy Alcohol Use2 -- --
PAST MONTH    
     Any Tobacco1 8,428 9,055
          Cigarettes 7,886 9,598
          Smokeless Tobacco 575 16,908
          Cigars 1,287 16,196
          Pipes 219 17,265
     Alcohol 9,234 8,250
          Binge Alcohol Use2 5,037 12,446
               Heavy Alcohol Use2 1,696 15,788
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all Heavy Alcohol Users are also Binge Alcohol Users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.6B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year and Past Month Tobacco and Alcohol Use: Percentages, 2002
Drug TOBACCO/ALCOHOL USE
Yes No
PAST YEAR    
     Any Tobacco1 11.9 6.2
          Cigarettes 13.0 6.1
          Smokeless Tobacco 8.7 8.3
          Cigars 11.1 8.0
          Pipes -- --
     Alcohol 8.5 8.0
          Binge Alcohol Use2 -- --
               Heavy Alcohol Use2 -- --
PAST MONTH    
     Any Tobacco1 12.4 6.3
          Cigarettes 13.6 6.3
          Smokeless Tobacco 7.9 8.3
          Cigars 11.1 8.1
          Pipes 13.0 8.3
     Alcohol 8.0 8.7
          Binge Alcohol Use2 9.8 7.8
               Heavy Alcohol Use2 11.1 8.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
2 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all Heavy Alcohol Users are also Binge Alcohol Users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.7A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
PAST YEAR      
     Any Tobacco2 78,892 9,357 69,536
          Cigarettes 66,273 8,628 57,646
          Smokeless Tobacco 9,514 825 8,689
          Cigars 23,417 2,604 20,813
          Pipes -- -- --
     Alcohol 146,912 12,428 134,484
          Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- --
               Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- --
PAST MONTH      
     Any Tobacco2 67,732 8,428 59,304
          Cigarettes 57,928 7,886 50,042
          Smokeless Tobacco 7,299 575 6,724
          Cigars 11,634 1,287 10,347
          Pipes 1,679 219 1,460
     Alcohol 115,455 9,234 106,221
          Binge Alcohol Use3 51,146 5,037 46,109
               Heavy Alcohol Use3 15,231 1,696 13,535
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all Heavy Alcohol Users are also Binge Alcohol Users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.7B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness: Percentages, 2002
Drug Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
PAST YEAR      
     Any Tobacco2 37.5 53.5 36.0
          Cigarettes 31.5 49.3 29.9
          Smokeless Tobacco 4.5 4.7 4.5
          Cigars 11.1 14.9 10.8
          Pipes -- -- --
     Alcohol 69.8 71.1 69.7
          Binge Alcohol Use3 -- -- --
               Heavy Alcohol Use3 -- -- --
PAST MONTH      
     Any Tobacco2 32.2 48.2 30.7
          Cigarettes 27.5 45.1 25.9
          Smokeless Tobacco 3.5 3.3 3.5
          Cigars 5.5 7.4 5.4
          Pipes 0.8 1.3 0.8
     Alcohol 54.9 52.8 55.1
          Binge Alcohol Use3 24.3 28.8 23.9
               Heavy Alcohol Use3 7.2 9.7 7.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
3 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all Heavy Alcohol Users are also Binge Alcohol Users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.8A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Any Illicit Drug Use and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total ANY ILLICIT DRUG USE1
Yes No
TOTAL 17,483 5,061 12,423
AGE      
     18–25 4,085 1,965 2,120
     26–49 9,534 2,730 6,804
     50 or Older 3,865 366 3,499
GENDER      
     Male 6,041 2,282 3,759
     Female 11,442 2,779 8,663
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 15,760 4,492 11,268
          White 12,639 3,751 8,888
          Black or African American 2,032 547 1,485
          American Indian or Alaska Native 161 * 122
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 40 * 23
          Asian 600 53 546
          Two or More Races 289 * 203
     Hispanic or Latino 1,724 569 1,155
EDUCATION      
     < High School 3,591 1,115 2,476
     High School Graduate 5,839 1,516 4,323
     Some College 4,991 1,724 3,267
     College Graduate 3,062 705 2,357
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 8,453 2,562 5,891
     Part-Time 2,664 829 1,834
     Unemployed 1,078 548 530
     Other2 5,289 1,122 4,167
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
2 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.8B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Any Illicit Drug Use and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total ANY ILLICIT DRUG USE1
Yes No
TOTAL 8.3 17.1 6.9
AGE      
     18–25 13.2 17.9 10.6
     26–49 9.5 17.0 8.1
     50 or Older 4.9 14.0 4.6
GENDER      
     Male 6.0 13.3 4.5
     Female 10.5 22.2 8.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 8.5 17.2 7.1
          White 8.4 17.9 6.9
          Black or African American 8.8 14.3 7.7
          American Indian or Alaska Native 12.5 * 11.4
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5.4 * 3.9
          Asian 7.5 9.3 7.3
          Two or More Races 13.6 * 12.0
     Hispanic or Latino 6.9 16.0 5.3
EDUCATION      
     < High School 9.6 19.8 7.8
     High School Graduate 8.6 16.0 7.4
     Some College 9.5 19.9 7.4
     College Graduate 5.8 11.9 5.0
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 7.3 14.6 6.0
     Part-Time 9.7 16.2 8.2
     Unemployed 14.2 24.7 9.9
     Other2 9.0 23.3 7.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
2 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.9A Any Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
TOTAL 29,638 5,061 24,577
AGE      
     18–25 11,000 1,965 9,035
     26–49 16,031 2,730 13,301
     50 or Older 2,608 366 2,242
GENDER      
     Male 17,132 2,282 14,851
     Female 12,506 2,779 9,727
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 26,087 4,492 21,595
          White 20,900 3,751 17,149
          Black or African American 3,835 547 3,289
          American Indian or Alaska Native 220 * 181
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 123 * 107
          Asian 576 53 523
          Two or More Races 433 * 347
     Hispanic or Latino 3,552 569 2,983
EDUCATION      
     < High School 5,618 1,115 4,503
     High School Graduate 9,460 1,516 7,944
     Some College 8,656 1,724 6,931
     College Graduate 5,905 705 5,200
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 17,505 2,562 14,943
     Part-Time 5,105 829 4,276
     Unemployed 2,218 548 1,671
     Other2 4,809 1,122 3,688
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.9B Any Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
TOTAL 14.1 28.9 12.7
AGE      
     18–25 35.5 48.1 33.5
     26–49 16.0 28.6 14.7
     50 or Older 3.3 9.5 3.0
GENDER      
     Male 17.0 37.8 15.6
     Female 11.4 24.3 9.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 14.1 28.5 12.7
          White 13.9 29.7 12.5
          Black or African American 16.5 26.9 15.5
          American Indian or Alaska Native 17.0 * 16.0
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16.8 * 15.4
          Asian 7.2 8.9 7.0
          Two or More Races 20.4 * 18.9
     Hispanic or Latino 14.1 33.0 12.7
EDUCATION      
     < High School 15.1 31.0 13.4
     High School Graduate 13.9 26.0 12.8
     Some College 16.5 34.5 14.6
     College Graduate 11.2 23.0 10.5
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 15.0 30.3 13.8
     Part-Time 18.6 31.1 17.3
     Unemployed 29.2 50.8 25.7
     Other2 8.2 21.2 6.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.10A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Substance Dependence or Abuse: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Dependence/Abuse Total DEPENDENCE1 DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE1
Yes No Yes No
Any Illicit Drug2 17,483 1,260 16,223 1,671 15,812
     Marijuana 17,483 573 16,910 883 16,600
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 17,483 790 16,693 1,050 16,433
Alcohol 17,483 2,013 15,471 3,155 14,328
Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol2 17,483 2,836 14,648 4,048 13,435
Any Illicit Drug and Alcohol2 17,483 438 17,046 779 16,705
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
2 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.10B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Substance Dependence or Abuse: Percentages, 2002
Dependence/Abuse Total DEPENDENCE1 DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE1
Yes No Yes No
Any Illicit Drug2 8.3 32.7 7.9 29.1 7.7
     Marijuana 8.3 28.6 8.1 27.3 8.0
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana2 8.3 38.5 8.0 33.4 7.9
Alcohol 8.3 26.2 7.6 19.0 7.4
Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol2 8.3 27.2 7.3 20.4 7.0
Any Illicit Drug and Alcohol2 8.3 38.9 8.1 30.1 8.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
2 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.11A Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Dependence/Abuse Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE2      
     Any Illicit Drug3 5,740 1,671 4,069
          Marijuana 3,239 883 2,356
          Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 3,146 1,050 2,097
     Alcohol 16,647 3,155 13,491
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol3 19,797 4,048 15,749
     Any Illicit Drug and Alcohol3 2,590 779 1,811
DEPENDENCE2      
     Any Illicit Drug3 3,855 1,260 2,594
          Marijuana 2,006 573 1,433
          Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 2,052 790 1,261
     Alcohol 7,695 2,013 5,682
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol3 10,425 2,836 7,589
     Any Illicit Drug and Alcohol3 1,125 438 687
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.11B Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness: Percentages, 2002
Dependence/Abuse Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE2      
     Any Illicit Drug3 2.7 9.6 2.1
          Marijuana 1.5 5.1 1.2
          Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.5 6.0 1.1
     Alcohol 7.9 18.0 7.0
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol3 9.4 23.2 8.2
     Any Illicit Drug and Alcohol3 1.2 4.5 0.9
DEPENDENCE2      
     Any Illicit Drug3 1.8 7.2 1.3
          Marijuana 1.0 3.3 0.7
          Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 1.0 4.5 0.7
     Alcohol 3.7 11.5 2.9
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol3 5.0 16.2 3.9
     Any Illicit Drug and Alcohol3 0.5 2.5 0.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.12A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Any Illicit Drug Dependence or Abuse, Gender, and Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Gender/Age Total ANY ILLICIT DRUG DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE1,2
Yes No
TOTAL 17,483 1,671 15,812
     18–25 4,085 689 3,396
     26–49 9,534 871 8,662
     50 or Older 3,865 * 3,754
MALE 6,041 926 5,115
     18–25 1,560 343 1,218
     26–49 3,322 487 2,835
     50 or Older 1,159 * 1,063
FEMALE 11,442 745 10,697
     18–25 2,525 346 2,178
     26–49 6,211 384 5,828
     50 or Older 2,706 * 2,691
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
2 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.12B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Any Illicit Drug Dependence or Abuse, Gender, and Age Group: Percentages, 2002
Gender/Age Total ANY ILLICIT DRUG DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE1,2
Yes No
TOTAL 8.3 29.1 7.7
     18–25 13.2 27.0 11.9
     26–49 9.5 31.8 8.9
     50 or Older 4.9 * 4.8
MALE 6.0 24.5 5.3
     18–25 10.0 21.0 8.8
     26–49 6.7 26.3 6.0
     50 or Older 3.2 * 3.0
FEMALE 10.5 37.9 10.0
     18–25 16.3 37.9 14.9
     26–49 12.2 42.9 11.6
     50 or Older 6.3 * 6.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
2 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.13A Any Illicit Drug Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness, Gender, and Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Gender/Age Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
TOTAL 5,740 1,671 4,069
     18–25 2,548 689 1,859
     26–49 2,744 871 1,873
     50 or Older 448 111 337
MALE 3,773 926 2,847
     18–25 1,634 343 1,291
     26–49 1,850 487 1,362
     50 or Older 289 * 193
FEMALE 1,967 745 1,222
     18–25 914 346 568
     26–49 894 384 510
     50 or Older 159 15 144
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.13B Any Illicit Drug Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness, Gender, and Age Group: Percentages, 2002
Gender/Age Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
TOTAL 2.7 9.6 2.1
     18–25 8.2 16.9 6.9
     26–49 2.7 9.1 2.1
     50 or Older 0.6 2.9 0.4
MALE 3.7 15.3 3.0
     18–25 10.5 22.0 9.2
     26–49 3.8 14.7 3.0
     50 or Older 0.8 * 0.6
FEMALE 1.8 6.5 1.2
     18–25 5.9 13.7 4.4
     26–49 1.8 6.2 1.1
     50 or Older 0.4 0.6 0.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.14A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Alcohol Dependence or Abuse, Gender, and Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Gender/Age Total ALCOHOL DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE1
Yes No
TOTAL 17,483 3,155 14,328
     18–25 4,085 1,137 2,948
     26–49 9,534 1,676 7,857
     50 or Older 3,865 342 3,523
MALE 6,041 1,687 4,354
     18–25 1,560 543 1,018
     26–49 3,322 874 2,448
     50 or Older 1,159 270 888
FEMALE 11,442 1,468 9,974
     18–25 2,525 594 1,930
     26–49 6,211 802 5,409
     50 or Older 2,706 * 2,635
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.14B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Alcohol Dependence or Abuse, Gender, and Age Group: Percentages, 2002
Gender/Age Total ALCOHOL DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE1
Yes No
TOTAL 8.3 19.0 7.4
     18–25 13.2 20.8 11.5
     26–49 9.5 19.0 8.6
     50 or Older 4.9 14.6 4.6
MALE 6.0 14.6 4.9
     18–25 10.0 15.3 8.5
     26–49 6.7 14.2 5.7
     50 or Older 3.2 14.3 2.6
FEMALE 10.5 29.0 9.6
     18–25 16.3 30.8 14.2
     26–49 12.2 29.9 11.2
     50 or Older 6.3 * 6.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.15A Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness, Gender, and Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Gender/Age Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
TOTAL 16,647 3,155 13,491
     18–25 5,477 1,137 4,340
     26–49 8,825 1,676 7,148
     50 or Older 2,345 342 2,003
MALE 11,579 1,687 9,892
     18–25 3,550 543 3,008
     26–49 6,143 874 5,269
     50 or Older 1,885 * 1,615
FEMALE 5,067 1,468 3,599
     18–25 1,927 594 1,333
     26–49 2,681 802 1,879
     50 or Older 459 72 388
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.15B Alcohol Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness, Gender, and Age Group: Percentages, 2002
Gender/Age Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
TOTAL 7.9 18.0 7.0
     18–25 17.7 27.8 16.1
     26–49 8.8 17.6 7.9
     50 or Older 3.0 8.8 2.7
MALE 11.5 27.9 10.4
     18–25 22.9 34.8 21.5
     26–49 12.5 26.3 11.5
     50 or Older 5.2 * 4.6
FEMALE 4.6 12.8 3.7
     18–25 12.4 23.5 10.3
     26–49 5.3 12.9 4.2
     50 or Older 1.1 2.6 1.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.16A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling and Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
Total 18 or Older 17,483 8,355 9,091
18 543 153 386
19 514 170 343
20 511 137 374
21 571 209 362
22 533 168 365
23 518 189 328
24 426 155 271
25 469 213 256
26–29 1,458 595 858
30–34 2,132 1,051 1,080
35–39 1,995 1,052 943
40–44 2,236 1,312 924
45–49 1,713 1,163 535
50–54 1,397 856 541
55–59 904 532 372
60–64 416 105 311
65 or Older 1,148 294 842
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Estimates in the total column represent persons aged 18 or older with past year SMI, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.16B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling and Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
Total 18 or Older 8.3 30.6 5.0
18 12.4 35.6 9.9
19 12.6 41.7 9.3
20 12.8 36.4 10.4
21 14.1 44.5 10.1
22 13.8 42.3 10.6
23 13.6 44.3 9.7
24 12.1 39.3 8.7
25 14.1 56.1 8.7
26–29 9.5 34.3 6.4
30–34 10.7 37.4 6.3
35–39 9.1 35.0 5.0
40–44 10.2 35.8 5.1
45–49 8.1 34.9 3.0
50–54 7.4 29.5 3.4
55–59 6.2 22.1 3.0
60–64 3.6 8.9 3.0
65 or Older 3.4 9.8 2.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Estimates in the total column represent persons aged 18 or older with past year SMI, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.17A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
TOTAL 17,483 8,355 9,091
AGE      
     18–25 4,085 1,394 2,685
     26–49 9,534 5,173 4,340
     50 or Older 3,865 1,787 2,065
GENDER      
     Male 6,041 2,376 3,647
     Female 11,442 5,978 5,444
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 15,760 7,703 8,019
          White 12,639 6,547 6,057
          Black or African American 2,032 750 1,281
          American Indian or Alaska Native 161 * 66
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 40 * 35
          Asian 600 * 405
          Two or More Races 289 * 176
     Hispanic or Latino 1,724 651 1,072
EDUCATION      
     < High School 3,591 1,404 2,172
     High School Graduate 5,839 2,631 3,199
     Some College 4,991 2,576 2,410
     College Graduate 3,062 1,743 1,309
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 8,453 3,796 4,641
     Part-Time 2,664 1,346 1,310
     Unemployed 1,078 457 621
     Other3 5,289 2,756 2,519
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Estimates in the total column represent persons aged 18 or older with past year SMI, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.17B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
TOTAL 8.3 30.6 5.0
AGE      
     18–25 13.2 42.5 9.7
     26–49 9.5 35.5 5.1
     50 or Older 4.9 18.8 3.0
GENDER      
     Male 6.0 27.1 4.0
     Female 10.5 32.2 6.0
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 8.5 30.5 5.0
          White 8.4 29.7 4.7
          Black or African American 8.8 38.0 6.1
          American Indian or Alaska Native 12.5 * 6.2
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5.4 * 5.0
          Asian 7.5 * 5.5
          Two or More Races 13.6 * 9.9
     Hispanic or Latino 6.9 31.9 4.7
EDUCATION      
     < High School 9.6 32.6 6.6
     High School Graduate 8.6 33.3 5.3
     Some College 9.5 34.2 5.4
     College Graduate 5.8 23.0 2.9
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 7.3 29.0 4.5
     Part-Time 9.7 34.5 5.6
     Unemployed 14.2 42.4 9.6
     Other3 9.0 29.8 5.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Estimates in the total column represent persons aged 18 or older with past year SMI, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.18A Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling and Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
TOTAL 17,483 8,355 9,091
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 3,441 1,745 1,695
          New England 1,007 653 354
          Middle Atlantic 2,434 1,092 1,341
     Midwest 4,048 1,912 2,112
          East North Central 2,831 1,330 1,476
          West North Central 1,217 581 635
     South 6,325 2,999 3,315
          South Atlantic 3,353 1,594 1,758
          East South Central 1,195 636 558
          West South Central 1,777 769 999
     West 3,669 1,699 1,969
          Mountain 1,117 507 610
          Pacific 2,552 1,191 1,359
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 7,995 3,681 4,299
     Small Metro 5,554 2,879 2,660
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 3,983 2,027 1,941
          <250K Pop. 1,571 852 719
     Nonmetro 3,934 1,795 2,132
          Urbanized 1,117 625 490
          Less Urbanized 2,408 1,045 1,356
          Completely Rural 410 * 286
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Estimates in the total column represent persons aged 18 or older with past year SMI, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.18B Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling and Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
TOTAL 8.3 30.6 5.0
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 8.5 31.2 4.9
          New England 9.5 35.7 4.0
          Middle Atlantic 8.1 29.0 5.1
     Midwest 8.5 30.8 5.1
          East North Central 8.5 31.7 5.1
          West North Central 8.5 28.8 5.2
     South 8.4 32.5 5.1
          South Atlantic 8.5 32.9 5.1
          East South Central 9.4 36.4 5.1
          West South Central 7.8 29.1 4.9
     West 7.8 27.1 4.8
          Mountain 8.2 28.0 5.2
          Pacific 7.6 26.7 4.7
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 7.6 28.6 4.7
     Small Metro 8.8 32.2 4.9
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 8.6 30.6 4.9
          <250K Pop. 9.1 36.7 4.8
     Nonmetro 9.4 32.7 5.8
          Urbanized 8.4 30.5 4.4
          Less Urbanized 10.0 35.0 6.4
          Completely Rural 8.8 * 6.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Estimates in the total column represent persons aged 18 or older with past year SMI, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.19A Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness and Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
Total 18 or Older 27,322 8,355 18,968
18 431 153 277
19 407 170 237
20 377 137 240
21 469 209 260
22 398 168 230
23 427 189 238
24 396 155 240
25 380 213 166
26–29 1,738 595 1,142
30–34 2,811 1,051 1,760
35–39 3,006 1,052 1,954
40–44 3,668 1,312 2,356
45–49 3,333 1,163 2,171
50–54 2,900 * 2,044
55–59 2,408 * 1,876
60–64 1,188 * 1,082
65 or Older 2,988 * 2,694
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.19B Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness and Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
Total 18 or Older 13.0 47.9 9.9
18 9.9 28.4 7.3
19 10.0 33.1 6.6
20 9.5 26.8 6.9
21 11.6 36.6 7.5
22 10.3 31.5 6.9
23 11.2 36.6 7.2
24 11.2 36.4 7.8
25 11.4 45.4 5.8
26–29 11.4 41.0 8.3
30–34 14.2 49.3 9.9
35–39 13.7 52.7 9.8
40–44 16.8 58.7 12.0
45–49 15.8 68.5 11.2
50–54 15.4 * 11.7
55–59 16.4 * 13.6
60–64 10.3 * 9.7
65 or Older 8.8 * 8.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.20A Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
TOTAL 27,322 8,355 18,968
AGE      
     18–25 3,283 1,394 1,888
     26–49 14,556 5,173 9,383
     50 or Older 9,483 1,787 7,696
GENDER      
     Male 8,784 2,376 6,408
     Female 18,538 5,978 12,560
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 25,277 7,703 17,574
          White 22,014 6,547 15,467
          Black or African American 1,973 750 1,223
          American Indian or Alaska Native 228 * 134
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 29 * 24
          Asian 682 * 486
          Two or More Races 352 * 240
     Hispanic or Latino 2,045 651 1,394
EDUCATION      
     < High School 4,311 1,404 2,907
     High School Graduate 7,912 2,631 5,281
     Some College 7,528 2,576 4,952
     College Graduate 7,571 1,743 5,828
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 13,090 3,796 9,295
     Part-Time 3,901 1,346 2,554
     Unemployed 1,077 457 620
     Other2 9,255 2,756 6,499
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.20B Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
TOTAL 13.0 47.9 9.9
AGE      
     18–25 10.6 34.2 7.0
     26–49 14.6 54.4 10.4
     50 or Older 12.0 46.4 10.3
GENDER      
     Male 8.7 39.5 6.8
     Female 17.0 52.3 12.8
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 13.7 49.0 10.4
          White 14.7 51.9 11.3
          Black or African American 8.5 36.9 5.8
          American Indian or Alaska Native 17.8 * 11.9
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3.9 * 3.5
          Asian 8.5 * 6.6
          Two or More Races 16.6 * 13.1
     Hispanic or Latino 8.2 37.8 6.0
EDUCATION      
     < High School 11.7 39.3 8.7
     High School Graduate 11.7 45.1 8.5
     Some College 14.3 51.7 10.4
     College Graduate 14.4 57.1 11.8
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 11.3 45.0 8.6
     Part-Time 14.2 50.7 10.3
     Unemployed 14.2 42.4 9.6
     Other2 15.8 52.2 12.2
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
2 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.21A Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness and Geographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic Characteristic Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
TOTAL 27,322 8,355 18,968
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 5,597 1,745 3,852
          New England 1,828 653 1,175
          Middle Atlantic 3,769 1,092 2,677
     Midwest 6,208 1,912 4,297
          East North Central 4,192 1,330 2,861
          West North Central 2,017 581 1,435
     South 9,239 2,999 6,239
          South Atlantic 4,846 1,594 3,252
          East South Central 1,747 636 1,110
          West South Central 2,646 769 1,877
     West 6,278 1,699 4,580
          Mountain 1,810 507 1,303
          Pacific 4,468 1,191 3,276
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 12,885 3,681 9,204
     Small Metro 8,953 2,879 6,074
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 6,628 2,027 4,601
          < 250K Pop. 2,325 852 1,473
     Nonmetro 5,485 1,795 3,690
          Urbanized 2,051 625 1,426
          Less Urbanized 2,990 1,045 1,945
          Completely Rural 443 * 319
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.21B Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Past Year Serious Mental Illness and Geographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic Characteristic Total SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS1
Yes No
TOTAL 13.0 47.9 9.9
GEOGRAPHIC DIVISION      
     Northeast 13.8 50.7 10.4
          New England 17.2 64.9 12.2
          Middle Atlantic 12.6 44.9 9.8
     Midwest 13.0 47.5 9.9
          East North Central 12.6 47.4 9.4
          West North Central 14.1 47.8 11.0
     South 12.3 47.5 9.1
          South Atlantic 12.3 47.6 9.0
          East South Central 13.8 53.3 9.7
          West South Central 11.6 43.5 8.9
     West 13.4 46.3 10.6
          Mountain 13.3 45.4 10.4
          Pacific 13.4 46.7 10.6
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 12.3 46.1 9.5
     Small Metro 14.1 52.0 10.5
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 14.4 51.1 10.9
          < 250K Pop. 13.5 54.2 9.4
     Nonmetro 13.1 45.7 9.7
          Urbanized 15.4 56.1 11.7
          Less Urbanized 12.4 43.5 9.0
          Completely Rural 9.6 * 7.5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
1 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.22A Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
Total 18 or Older 27,322 1,472 15,627 22,005
18 431 48 258 281
19 407 45 255 276
20 377 33 246 259
21 469 46 299 327
22 398 30 281 285
23 427 41 281 316
24 396 18 238 277
25 380 33 252 295
26–29 1,738 134 1,150 1,296
30–34 2,811 116 1,832 2,103
35–39 3,006 151 1,856 2,322
40–44 3,668 228 2,126 2,953
45–49 3,333 182 2,044 2,710
50–54 2,900 73 1,680 2,402
55–59 2,408 52 1,220 2,186
60–64 1,188 82 516 991
65 or Older 2,988 160 1,092 2,726
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.22B Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
Total 18 or Older 13.0 0.7 7.4 10.5
18 9.9 1.1 5.9 6.5
19 10.0 1.1 6.2 6.8
20 9.5 0.8 6.2 6.5
21 11.6 1.1 7.4 8.1
22 10.3 0.8 7.3 7.4
23 11.2 1.1 7.4 8.3
24 11.2 0.5 6.8 7.9
25 11.4 1.0 7.6 8.9
26–29 11.4 0.9 7.5 8.5
30–34 14.2 0.6 9.2 10.6
35–39 13.7 0.7 8.5 10.6
40–44 16.8 1.0 9.7 13.5
45–49 15.8 0.9 9.7 12.8
50–54 15.4 0.4 9.0 12.8
55–59 16.4 0.4 8.3 14.9
60–64 10.3 0.7 4.5 8.6
65 or Older 8.8 0.5 3.2 8.0
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.23A Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Mental Illness, by Detailed Age Categories: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Age Category Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
Total 18 or Older 8,355 669 5,737 7,185
18 153 23 105 105
19 170 17 119 118
20 137 17 97 114
21 209 13 148 160
22 168 20 129 131
23 189 18 129 158
24 155 10 106 117
25 213 24 149 170
26–29 595 26 456 499
30–34 1,051 88 748 879
35–39 1,052 53 727 880
40–44 1,312 136 936 1,175
45–49 1,163 120 723 1,025
50–54 * 34 * *
55–59 * * * *
60–64 * * * *
65 or Older * * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.23B Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Mental Illness, by Detailed Age Categories: Percentages, 2002
Age Category Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
Total 18 or Older 47.9 3.8 32.8 41.1
18 28.4 4.2 19.5 19.4
19 33.1 3.4 23.3 23.0
20 26.8 3.3 19.1 22.4
21 36.6 2.3 26.0 28.0
22 31.5 3.8 24.2 24.5
23 36.6 3.4 25.0 30.7
24 36.4 2.3 25.0 27.5
25 45.4 5.1 31.8 36.3
26–29 41.0 1.8 31.3 34.2
30–34 49.3 4.1 35.1 41.3
35–39 52.7 2.6 36.4 44.1
40–44 58.7 6.1 41.9 52.5
45–49 68.5 7.0 42.4 60.1
50–54 * 2.4 * *
55–59 * * * *
60–64 * * * *
65 or Older * * * *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.24A Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH
TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
TOTAL 27,322 1,472 15,627 22,005
AGE        
     18–25 3,283 294 2,109 2,316
     26–49 14,556 811 9,009 11,384
     50 or Older 9,483 367 4,509 8,304
GENDER        
     Male 8,784 725 4,763 6,767
     Female 18,538 748 10,864 15,238
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 25,277 1,267 14,511 20,475
          White 22,014 853 12,407 18,165
          Black or African American 1,973 331 1,244 1,362
          American Indian or Alaska
             Native
228 26 120 200
          Native Hawaiian or Other
             Pacific Islander
29 1 7 25
          Asian 682 37 534 462
          Two or More Races 352 19 200 262
     Hispanic or Latino 2,045 205 1,116 1,530
EDUCATION        
     < High School 4,311 602 2,026 3,490
     High School Graduate 7,912 473 4,029 6,779
     Some College 7,528 210 4,531 6,107
     College Graduate 7,571 188 5,041 5,629
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT        
     Full-Time 13,090 387 7,574 9,980
     Part-Time 3,901 217 2,374 3,145
     Unemployed 1,077 102 740 823
     Other3 9,255 767 4,938 8,057
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.24B Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH
TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
TOTAL 13.0 0.7 7.4 10.5
AGE        
     18–25 10.6 0.9 6.8 7.5
     26–49 14.6 0.8 9.0 11.4
     50 or Older 12.0 0.5 5.7 10.5
GENDER        
     Male 8.7 0.7 4.7 6.7
     Female 17.0 0.7 9.9 13.9
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 13.7 0.7 7.8 11.1
          White 14.7 0.6 8.3 12.1
          Black or African American 8.5 1.4 5.4 5.9
          American Indian or Alaska
             Native
17.8 2.1 9.3 15.6
          Native Hawaiian or Other
             Pacific Islander
3.9 0.1 0.9 3.4
          Asian 8.5 0.5 6.7 5.7
          Two or More Races 16.6 0.9 9.4 12.4
     Hispanic or Latino 8.2 0.8 4.5 6.1
EDUCATION        
     < High School 11.7 1.6 5.5 9.4
     High School Graduate 11.7 0.7 5.9 10.0
     Some College 14.3 0.4 8.6 11.6
     College Graduate 14.4 0.4 9.6 10.7
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT        
     Full-Time 11.3 0.3 6.5 8.6
     Part-Time 14.2 0.8 8.7 11.5
     Unemployed 14.2 1.3 9.8 10.9
     Other3 15.8 1.3 8.4 13.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.25A Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Mental Illness, by Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH
TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
TOTAL 8,355 669 5,737 7,185
AGE        
     18–25 1,394 142 984 1,074
     26–49 5,173 421 3,590 4,458
     50 or Older 1,787 105 1,163 1,653
GENDER        
     Male 2,376 305 1,565 1,996
     Female 5,978 364 4,173 5,188
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 7,703 624 5,304 6,629
          White 6,547 429 4,431 5,723
          Black or African American 750 148 578 561
          American Indian or Alaska
             Native
* * * *
          Native Hawaiian or Other
             Pacific Islander
* * * *
          Asian * * * *
          Two or More Races * * * *
     Hispanic or Latino 651 44 433 556
EDUCATION        
     < High School 1,404 253 824 1,195
     High School Graduate 2,631 200 1,699 2,347
     Some College 2,576 115 1,906 2,160
     College Graduate 1,743 100 1,308 1,483
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT        
     Full-Time 3,796 125 2,539 3,135
     Part-Time 1,346 115 882 1,135
     Unemployed 457 42 333 404
     Other3 2,756 387 1,982 2,511
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.25B Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Mental Illness, by Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH
TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
TOTAL 47.9 3.8 32.8 41.1
AGE        
     18–25 34.2 3.5 24.1 26.3
     26–49 54.4 4.4 37.7 46.8
     50 or Older 46.4 2.7 30.1 42.9
GENDER        
     Male 39.5 5.0 26.0 33.1
     Female 52.3 3.2 36.5 45.4
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 49.0 4.0 33.7 42.1
          White 51.9 3.4 35.1 45.4
          Black or African American 36.9 7.3 28.4 27.6
          American Indian or Alaska
             Native
* * * *
          Native Hawaiian or Other
             Pacific Islander
* * * *
          Asian * * * *
          Two or More Races * * * *
     Hispanic or Latino 37.8 2.6 25.1 32.3
EDUCATION        
     < High School 39.3 7.1 23.0 33.4
     High School Graduate 45.1 3.4 29.1 40.2
     Some College 51.7 2.3 38.2 43.3
     College Graduate 57.1 3.3 42.9 48.4
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT        
     Full-Time 45.0 1.5 30.1 37.1
     Part-Time 50.7 4.3 33.1 42.7
     Unemployed 42.4 3.9 30.9 37.5
     Other3 52.2 7.3 37.5 47.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.26A Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic/Socioeconomic
Characteristic
Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
TOTAL 27,322 1,472 15,627 22,005
GEOGRAPHIC REGION        
     Northeast 5,597 314 3,512 4,432
     Midwest 6,208 282 3,403 4,951
     South 9,239 614 4,819 7,692
     West 6,278 262 3,893 4,930
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 12,885 640 7,945 10,001
     Small Metro 8,953 500 5,007 7,393
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 6,628 387 3,684 5,488
          <250K Pop. 2,325 113 1,323 1,905
     Nonmetro 5,485 332 2,674 4,612
          Urbanized 2,051 110 1,077 1,671
          Less Urbanized 2,990 211 1,410 2,572
          Completely Rural 443 12 187 368
FAMILY INCOME        
     Less Than $20,000 6,364 752 3,616 5,293
     $20,000 – $49,999 9,851 508 5,180 7,935
     $50,000 – $74,999 4,897 105 2,766 4,074
     $75,000 or More 6,211 108 4,064 4,704
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE3        
     Yes 4,968 693 2,890 4,143
     No 22,355 780 12,736 17,863
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 One or more household family members received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or the family received food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.26B Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic/Socioeconomic
Characteristic
Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
TOTAL 13.0 0.7 7.4 10.5
GEOGRAPHIC REGION        
     Northeast 13.8 0.8 8.7 10.9
     Midwest 13.0 0.6 7.1 10.4
     South 12.3 0.8 6.4 10.3
     West 13.4 0.6 8.3 10.5
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 12.3 0.6 7.6 9.6
     Small Metro 14.1 0.8 7.9 11.7
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 14.4 0.8 8.0 11.9
          <250K Pop. 13.5 0.7 7.7 11.1
     Nonmetro 13.1 0.8 6.4 11.0
          Urbanized 15.4 0.8 8.1 12.6
          Less Urbanized 12.4 0.9 5.9 10.7
          Completely Rural 9.6 0.3 4.0 7.9
FAMILY INCOME        
     Less Than $20,000 15.4 1.8 8.8 12.8
     $20,000 – $49,999 12.2 0.6 6.4 9.8
     $50,000 – $74,999 12.9 0.3 7.3 10.8
     $75,000 or More 12.4 0.2 8.1 9.4
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE3        
     Yes 18.8 2.6 11.0 15.7
     No 12.2 0.4 6.9 9.7
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 One or more household family members received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or the family received food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.27A Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Mental Illness, by Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic/Socioeconomic
Characteristic
Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
TOTAL 8,355 669 5,737 7,185
GEOGRAPHIC REGION        
     Northeast 1,745 184 1,176 1,545
     Midwest 1,912 119 1,252 1,595
     South 2,999 284 2,041 2,637
     West 1,699 81 1,267 1,408
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 3,681 290 2,605 3,118
     Small Metro 2,879 238 2,064 2,484
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 2,027 172 1,462 1,716
          <250K Pop. 852 67 603 769
     Nonmetro 1,795 140 1,068 1,582
          Urbanized 625 29 433 515
          Less Urbanized 1,045 103 546 948
          Completely Rural * 9 * *
FAMILY INCOME        
     Less Than $20,000 2,457 352 1,723 2,105
     $20,000 – $49,999 3,270 224 2,070 2,838
     $50,000 – $74,999 1,345 64 956 1,157
     $75,000 or More 1,283 29 988 1,085
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE3        
     Yes 2,153 340 1,466 1,891
     No 6,202 329 4,271 5,294
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 One or more household family members received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or the family received food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.27B Specific Types of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling Received in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Mental Illness, by Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic/Socioeconomic
Characteristic
Received Mental Health
Treatment/Counseling1
TYPE OF MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Inpatient Outpatient Prescription Medication
TOTAL 47.9 3.8 32.8 41.1
GEOGRAPHIC REGION        
     Northeast 50.7 5.4 34.2 44.9
     Midwest 47.5 2.9 31.0 39.6
     South 47.5 4.5 32.3 41.7
     West 46.3 2.2 34.6 38.4
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 46.1 3.6 32.6 39.1
     Small Metro 52.0 4.3 37.2 44.8
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 51.1 4.3 36.8 43.1
          <250K Pop. 54.2 4.2 38.4 48.9
     Nonmetro 45.7 3.6 27.2 40.2
          Urbanized 56.1 2.6 38.8 46.2
          Less Urbanized 43.5 4.3 22.7 39.4
          Completely Rural * 2.2 * *
FAMILY INCOME        
     Less Than $20,000 45.4 6.5 31.8 38.9
     $20,000 – $49,999 48.5 3.3 30.7 42.0
     $50,000 – $74,999 51.5 2.5 36.6 44.3
     $75,000 or More 47.8 1.1 36.7 40.5
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE3        
     Yes 56.4 8.9 38.4 49.5
     No 45.5 2.4 31.3 38.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
2 Respondents could report receiving multiple types of mental health treatment/counseling; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
3 One or more household family members received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or the family received food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.28A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
Any Illicit Drug3 29,638 5,677 23,908
     Marijuana and Hashish 21,850 3,959 17,865
     Cocaine 5,394 1,311 4,067
          Crack 1,454 446 1,004
     Heroin 353 122 229
     Hallucinogens 3,804 707 3,083
          LSD 684 140 545
          PCP 126 28 92
          Ecstasy 2,621 487 2,126
     Inhalants 1,005 215 790
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic4 12,397 2,908 9,454
          Pain Relievers 9,122 2,095 6,999
          Tranquilizers 4,281 1,228 3,046
          Stimulants 2,531 642 1,870
               Methamphetamine 1,315 296 1,013
          Sedatives 843 355 476
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 17,086 3,800 13,236
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year use for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.28B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Percentages, 2002
Drug Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
Any Illicit Drug3 14.1 20.8 13.1
     Marijuana and Hashish 10.4 14.5 9.8
     Cocaine 2.6 4.8 2.2
          Crack 0.7 1.6 0.6
     Heroin 0.2 0.4 0.1
     Hallucinogens 1.8 2.6 1.7
          LSD 0.3 0.5 0.3
          PCP 0.1 0.1 0.1
          Ecstasy 1.2 1.8 1.2
     Inhalants 0.5 0.8 0.4
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic4 5.9 10.6 5.2
          Pain Relievers 4.3 7.7 3.8
          Tranquilizers 2.0 4.5 1.7
          Stimulants 1.2 2.3 1.0
               Methamphetamine 0.6 1.1 0.6
          Sedatives 0.4 1.3 0.3
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 8.1 13.9 7.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year use for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.29A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
PAST YEAR      
     Any Tobacco3 78,892 11,404 67,321
          Cigarettes 66,273 10,300 55,839
          Smokeless Tobacco 9,514 938 8,548
          Cigars 23,417 2,924 20,462
          Pipes -- -- --
     Alcohol 146,912 19,185 127,475
          Binge Alcohol Use4 -- -- --
               Heavy Alcohol Use4 -- -- --
PAST MONTH      
     Any Tobacco3 67,732 9,850 57,737
          Cigarettes 57,928 9,117 48,698
          Smokeless Tobacco 7,299 611 6,661
          Cigars 11,634 1,350 10,256
          Pipes 1,679 243 1,435
     Alcohol 115,455 14,735 100,506
          Binge Alcohol Use4 51,146 5,978 45,017
               Heavy Alcohol Use4 15,231 1,773 13,431
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year and past month use for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
4 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all Heavy Alcohol Users are also Binge Alcohol Users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.29B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Percentages, 2002
Drug Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
PAST YEAR      
     Any Tobacco3 37.5 41.7 36.9
          Cigarettes 31.5 37.7 30.6
          Smokeless Tobacco 4.5 3.4 4.7
          Cigars 11.1 10.7 11.2
          Pipes -- -- --
     Alcohol 69.8 70.2 69.8
          Binge Alcohol Use4 -- -- --
               Heavy Alcohol Use4 -- -- --
PAST MONTH      
     Any Tobacco3 32.2 36.1 31.6
          Cigarettes 27.5 33.4 26.7
          Smokeless Tobacco 3.5 2.2 3.6
          Cigars 5.5 4.9 5.6
          Pipes 0.8 0.9 0.8
     Alcohol 54.9 53.9 55.1
          Binge Alcohol Use4 24.3 21.9 24.7
               Heavy Alcohol Use4 7.2 6.5 7.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year and past month use for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
4 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all Heavy Alcohol Users are also Binge Alcohol Users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.30A Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Dependence/Abuse Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3      
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol4 19,797 4,276 15,469
          Any Illicit Drug4 5,740 1,665 4,059
          Alcohol 16,647 3,298 13,298
DEPENDENCE3      
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol4 10,425 2,813 7,581
          Any Illicit Drug4 3,855 1,171 2,680
          Alcohol 7,695 1,999 5,668
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year dependence/abuse for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.30B Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Percentages, 2002
Dependence/Abuse Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3      
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol4 9.4 15.6 8.5
          Any Illicit Drug4 2.7 6.1 2.2
          Alcohol 7.9 12.1 7.3
DEPENDENCE3      
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol4 5.0 10.3 4.2
          Any Illicit Drug4 1.8 4.3 1.5
          Alcohol 3.7 7.3 3.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year dependence/abuse for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.31A Location of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Location of Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic or Center 3,136 479 1,956 702
Office of a Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist,
     Social Worker, or Counselor - Not Part of a Clinic
8,461 1,091 4,914 2,456
Doctor's Office - Not Part of a Clinic 3,796 383 2,173 1,239
Outpatient Medical Clinic 950 167 400 383
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 289 72 199 19
School or University Setting/Clinic/Center2 107 70 37 *
Church/Religious Setting2 82 25 57 *
Some Other Place 389 56 229 104
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple locations; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents were permitted to specify other locations for receiving outpatient mental health treatment/counseling. This location is one of the most commonly reported other locations for receiving outpatient treatment/counseling.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.31B Location of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002
Location of Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic or Center 20.1 22.7 21.7 15.6
Office of a Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist,
     Social Worker, or Counselor - Not Part of a Clinic
54.1 51.7 54.5 54.5
Doctor's Office - Not Part of a Clinic 24.3 18.2 24.1 27.5
Outpatient Medical Clinic 6.1 7.9 4.4 8.5
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 1.9 3.4 2.2 0.4
School or University Setting/Clinic/Center2 0.7 3.3 0.4 *
Church/Religious Setting2 0.5 1.2 0.6 *
Some Other Place 2.5 2.7 2.5 2.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple locations; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents were permitted to specify other locations for receiving outpatient mental health treatment/counseling. This location is one of the most commonly reported other locations for receiving outpatient treatment/counseling.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.32A Location of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Mental Illness Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Location of Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic or Center 1,415 263 928 *
Office of a Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist,
     Social Worker, or Counselor - Not Part of a Clinic
3,034 554 1,861 *
Doctor's Office - Not Part of a Clinic 1,528 194 1,044 *
Outpatient Medical Clinic 370 65 166 *
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 100 21 64 *
School or University Setting/Clinic/Center2 36 27 9 *
Church/Religious Setting2 25 8 17 *
Some Other Place 138 21 89 *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple locations; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents were permitted to specify other locations for receiving outpatient mental health treatment/counseling. This location is one of the most commonly reported other locations for receiving outpatient treatment/counseling.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.32B Location of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Mental Illness Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002
Location of Treatment/Counseling1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
Outpatient Mental Health Clinic or Center 24.7 26.7 25.9 *
Office of a Private Therapist, Psychologist, Psychiatrist,
     Social Worker, or Counselor - Not Part of a Clinic
52.9 56.2 51.9 *
Doctor's Office - Not Part of a Clinic 26.6 19.7 29.1 *
Outpatient Medical Clinic 6.5 6.7 4.6 *
Partial Day Hospital or Day Treatment Program 1.7 2.2 1.8 *
School or University Setting/Clinic/Center2 0.6 2.7 0.3 *
Church/Religious Setting2 0.4 0.8 0.5 *
Some Other Place 2.4 2.2 2.5 *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple locations; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents were permitted to specify other locations for receiving outpatient mental health treatment/counseling. This location is one of the most commonly reported other locations for receiving outpatient treatment/counseling.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.33A Source of Payment for Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Source of Payment1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
Self or Family Member Living in Household 5,883 811 3,621 1,451
Family Member Not Living in Household 247 170 50 28
Private Health Insurance 7,077 764 4,248 2,064
Medicare 1,473 89 487 897
Medicaid 1,240 150 774 316
Rehabilitation Program 79 10 49 *
Employer 1,368 111 955 302
VA or Other Military Program 371 22 227 122
Other Public Source 407 85 237 85
Other Private Source 257 47 63 147
Free Treatment 1,060 318 567 175
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple sources of payment; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.33B Source of Payment for Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002
Source of Payment1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
Self or Family Member Living in Household 37.6 38.4 40.2 32.2
Family Member Not Living in Household 1.6 8.1 0.6 0.6
Private Health Insurance 45.3 36.2 47.2 45.8
Medicare 9.4 4.2 5.4 19.9
Medicaid 7.9 7.1 8.6 7.0
Rehabilitation Program 0.5 0.5 0.5 *
Employer 8.8 5.3 10.6 6.7
VA or Other Military Program 2.4 1.1 2.5 2.7
Other Public Source 2.6 4.0 2.6 1.9
Other Private Source 1.6 2.2 0.7 3.3
Free Treatment 6.8 15.1 6.3 3.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple sources of payment; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.34A Source of Payment for Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Mental Illness Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Source of Payment1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
Self or Family Member Living in Household 2,025 418 1,403 *
Family Member Not Living in Household 126 95 17 *
Private Health Insurance 2,682 393 1,664 *
Medicare 512 37 272 *
Medicaid 684 95 401 *
Rehabilitation Program 30 4 27 *
Employer 410 29 364 *
VA or Other Military Program 158 10 117 *
Other Public Source 208 44 133 *
Other Private Source 71 29 33 *
Free Treatment 378 120 190 *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple sources of payment; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.34B Source of Payment for Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling among Persons Aged 18 or Older with Past Year Serious Mental Illness Who Received Outpatient Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002
Source of Payment1 Total AGE GROUP (Years)
18–25 26–49 50 or Older
Self or Family Member Living in Household 35.3 42.5 39.1 *
Family Member Not Living in Household 2.2 9.7 0.5 *
Private Health Insurance 46.8 39.9 46.4 *
Medicare 8.9 3.8 7.6 *
Medicaid 11.9 9.6 11.2 *
Rehabilitation Program 0.5 0.4 0.7 *
Employer 7.1 2.9 10.1 *
VA or Other Military Program 2.8 1.0 3.3 *
Other Public Source 3.6 4.5 3.7 *
Other Private Source 1.2 3.0 0.9 *
Free Treatment 6.6 12.2 5.3 *
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Outpatient Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple sources of payment; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.35A Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
TOTAL 11,272 5,259 5,998
AGE      
     18–25 2,621 1,039 1,577
     26–49 6,783 3,325 3,448
     50 or Older 1,868 895 973
GENDER      
     Male 3,719 1,396 2,314
     Female 7,552 3,863 3,684
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 10,209 4,805 5,389
          White 8,371 4,087 4,274
          Black or African American 1,303 525 777
          Other or Two or More Races 535 193 338
     Hispanic or Latino 1,063 454 609
EDUCATION      
     < High School 1,963 996 963
     High School Graduate 3,055 1,439 1,615
     Some College 3,414 1,504 1,910
     College Graduate 2,839 1,320 1,511
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 5,624 2,316 3,298
     Part-Time 2,019 952 1,062
     Unemployed 691 282 409
     Other3 2,938 1,709 1,228
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year unmet need for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.35B Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
TOTAL 5.4 19.3 3.3
AGE      
     18–25 8.5 31.7 5.7
     26–49 6.8 22.9 4.0
     50 or Older 2.4 9.5 1.4
GENDER      
     Male 3.7 16.0 2.5
     Female 6.9 20.9 4.1
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 5.5 19.1 3.4
          White 5.6 18.6 3.4
          Black or African American 5.6 26.9 3.7
          Other or Two or More Races 4.4 15.0 3.1
     Hispanic or Latino 4.2 22.2 2.7
EDUCATION      
     < High School 5.3 23.4 2.9
     High School Graduate 4.5 18.2 2.7
     Some College 6.5 20.0 4.3
     College Graduate 5.4 17.4 3.4
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT      
     Full-Time 4.8 17.7 3.2
     Part-Time 7.4 24.4 4.5
     Unemployed 9.1 26.3 6.3
     Other3 5.0 18.6 2.5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year unmet need for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Retired person, disabled person, homemaker, student, or other person not in the labor force.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.36A Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment and Past Year Serious Mental Illness, Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Serious Mental Illness or
Geographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic
Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
TOTAL 11,272 5,259 5,998
SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS3      
     Yes 5,330 3,160 2,161
     No 5,942 2,099 3,838
GEOGRAPHIC REGION      
     Northeast 2,006 945 1,061
     Midwest 2,574 1,213 1,360
     South 3,964 1,943 2,012
     West 2,727 1,158 1,565
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 5,619 2,393 3,221
     Small Metro 3,782 1,876 1,896
     Nonmetro 1,871 989 881
FAMILY INCOME      
     Less Than $20,000 3,006 1,641 1,364
     $20,000 – $49,999 4,480 2,110 2,356
     $50,000 – $74,999 1,781 705 1,076
     $75,000 or More 2,005 803 1,203
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE4      
     Yes 2,427 1,424 1,003
     No 8,845 3,835 4,995
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year unmet need for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
4 One or more household family members received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or the family received food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.36B Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment and Past Year Serious Mental Illness, Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Serious Mental Illness or
Geographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic
Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
TOTAL 5.4 19.3 3.3
SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESS3      
     Yes 30.5 37.8 23.8
     No 3.1 11.1 2.2
GEOGRAPHIC REGION      
     Northeast 5.0 17.0 3.0
     Midwest 5.4 19.6 3.3
     South 5.3 21.1 3.1
     West 5.8 18.4 3.9
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 5.4 18.6 3.5
     Small Metro 6.0 21.0 3.5
     Nonmetro 4.5 18.1 2.4
FAMILY INCOME      
     Less Than $20,000 7.3 25.9 3.9
     $20,000 – $49,999 5.6 21.5 3.3
     $50,000 – $74,999 4.7 14.4 3.3
     $75,000 or More 4.0 12.9 2.7
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE4      
     Yes 9.2 29.0 4.7
     No 4.8 17.2 3.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year unmet need for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
4 One or more household family members received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or the family received food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.37A Reasons for Not Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with an Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Reason Did Not Receive
Treatment/Counseling1
Total2 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING3
Received Not Received
Could Not Afford Cost 4,302 2,095 2,196
Might Cause Neighbors/Community to
   Have Negative Opinion4
1,261 517 743
Might Have Negative Effect on Job 880 426 444
Health Insurance Does Not Cover Any
   Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
659 265 394
Health Insurance Does Not Pay Enough for
   Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
1,258 810 447
Did Not Know Where to Go for Services 2,013 800 1,208
Concerned About Confidentiality 1,332 528 795
Fear of Being Committed/Have to Take Medicine 876 500 376
Did Not Feel Need for Treatment5 801 248 553
Could Handle Problem Without Treatment5 539 150 389
Treatment Would Not Help5 198 93 104
Did Not Have Time5 1,006 511 495
No Transportation/Inconvenient5 300 196 104
Counselor/Program Quality Issues5 221 142 79
Did Not Want To/Afraid/Embarrassed5 1,030 455 566
Some Other Reason 515 161 353
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple reasons; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Estimates in the total column represent reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling for all persons aged 18 or older with an unmet need for treatment, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
3 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
4 Includes other specify responses of "did not want others to find out you needed treatment."
5 Respondents were permitted to specify other reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling. This reason is one of the most commonly reported other reasons for not receiving treatment/counseling.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.37B Reasons for Not Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with an Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment: Percentages, 2002
Reason Did Not Receive
Treatment/Counseling1
Total2 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING3
Received Not Received
Could Not Afford Cost 38.2 39.8 36.6
Might Cause Neighbors/Community to
   Have Negative Opinion4
11.2 9.8 12.4
Might Have Negative Effect on Job 7.8 8.1 7.4
Health Insurance Does Not Cover Any
   Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
5.8 5.0 6.6
Health Insurance Does Not Pay Enough for
   Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
11.2 15.4 7.5
Did Not Know Where to Go for Services 17.9 15.2 20.1
Concerned About Confidentiality 11.8 10.0 13.3
Fear of Being Committed/Have to Take Medicine 7.8 9.5 6.3
Did Not Feel Need for Treatment5 7.1 4.7 9.2
Could Handle Problem Without Treatment5 4.8 2.9 6.5
Treatment Would Not Help5 1.8 1.8 1.7
Did Not Have Time5 8.9 9.7 8.3
No Transportation/Inconvenient5 2.7 3.7 1.7
Counselor/Program Quality Issues5 2.0 2.7 1.3
Did Not Want To/Afraid/Embarrassed5 9.1 8.6 9.4
Some Other Reason 4.6 3.1 5.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple reasons; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Estimates in the total column represent reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling for all persons aged 18 or older with an unmet need for treatment, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
3 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
4 Includes other specify responses of "did not want others to find out you needed treatment."
5 Respondents were permitted to specify other reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling. This reason is one of the most commonly reported other reasons for not receiving treatment/counseling.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.38A Reasons for Not Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with an Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment and Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Reason Did Not Receive
Treatment/Counseling1
Total2 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING3
Received Not Received
Could Not Afford Cost 2,360 1,333 1,018
Might Cause Neighbors/Community to
   Have Negative Opinion4
658 354 304
Might Have Negative Effect on Job 440 265 167
Health Insurance Does Not Cover Any
   Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
371 199 172
Health Insurance Does Not Pay Enough for
   Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
684 506 178
Did Not Know Where to Go for Services 1,093 536 557
Concerned About Confidentiality 716 371 336
Fear of Being Committed/Have to Take Medicine 615 417 198
Did Not Feel Need for Treatment5 207 114 93
Could Handle Problem Without Treatment5 171 92 79
Treatment Would Not Help5 92 60 32
Did Not Have Time5 376 233 143
No Transportation/Inconvenient5 152 119 33
Counselor/Program Quality Issues5 133 93 39
Did Not Want To/Afraid/Embarrassed5 522 300 213
Some Other Reason 242 78 163
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple reasons; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Estimates in the total column represent reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling for all persons aged 18 or older with an unmet need for treatment and serious mental illness, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
3 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
4 Includes other specify responses of "did not want others to find out you needed treatment."
5 Respondents were permitted to specify other reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling. This reason is one of the most commonly reported other reasons for not receiving treatment/counseling.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.38B Reasons for Not Receiving Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older with an Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment and Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment: Percentages, 2002
Reason Did Not Receive
Treatment/Counseling1
Total2 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING3
Received Not Received
Could Not Afford Cost 44.3 42.2 47.1
Might Cause Neighbors/Community to
   Have Negative Opinion4
12.3 11.2 14.1
Might Have Negative Effect on Job 8.3 8.4 7.7
Health Insurance Does Not Cover Any
   Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
7.0 6.3 8.0
Health Insurance Does Not Pay Enough for
   Mental Health Treatment/Counseling
12.8 16.0 8.2
Did Not Know Where to Go for Services 20.5 17.0 25.8
Concerned About Confidentiality 13.4 11.7 15.5
Fear of Being Committed/Have to Take Medicine 11.5 13.2 9.2
Did Not Feel Need for Treatment5 3.9 3.6 4.3
Could Handle Problem Without Treatment5 3.2 2.9 3.7
Treatment Would Not Help5 1.7 1.9 1.5
Did Not Have Time5 7.1 7.4 6.6
No Transportation/Inconvenient5 2.9 3.8 1.5
Counselor/Program Quality Issues5 2.5 3.0 1.8
Did Not Want To/Afraid/Embarrassed5 9.8 9.5 9.9
Some Other Reason 4.5 2.5 7.6
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received.
NOTE: Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple reasons; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Estimates in the total column represent reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling for all persons aged 18 or older with an unmet need for treatment and serious mental illness, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
3 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
4 Includes other specify responses of "did not want others to find out you needed treatment."
5 Respondents were permitted to specify other reasons for not receiving mental health treatment/counseling. This reason is one of the most commonly reported other reasons for not receiving treatment/counseling.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.39A Substance Use, Substance Dependence or Abuse, and Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of and Perceived Need for Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Substance Use/Dependence or
Abuse/Serious Mental Illness
Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
Unmet Need No Unmet Need Unmet Need No Unmet Need
Any Illicit Drug3 29,638 1,659 4,017 2,039 21,853
     Marijuana and Hashish 21,850 1,172 2,787 1,352 16,506
     Nonmedical Use of Any
        Psychotherapeutic4
12,397 920 1,988 1,108 8,338
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than
        Marijuana3
17,086 1,230 2,570 1,480 11,743
Cigarettes 66,273 2,612 7,653 2,867 52,907
Alcohol 146,912 3,841 15,311 4,842 122,570
Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol
   Dependence or Abuse3,5
19,797 1,429 2,847 1,532 13,905
     Any Illicit Drug Dependence or
        Abuse3,5
5,740 665 1,001 588 3,467
     Alcohol Dependence or Abuse5 16,647 1,052 2,246 1,227 12,041
Serious Mental Illness6 17,483 3,160 5,193 2,161 6,923
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent substance use, dependence or abuse, and serious mental illness in the past year for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
5 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
6 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.39B Substance Use, Substance Dependence or Abuse, and Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Receipt of and Perceived Need for Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Percentages, 2002
Substance Use/Dependence or
Abuse/Serious Mental Illness
Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
Unmet Need No Unmet Need Unmet Need No Unmet Need
Any Illicit Drug3 14.1 31.6 18.3 34.0 12.4
     Marijuana and Hashish 10.4 22.3 12.7 22.5 9.4
     Nonmedical Use of Any
        Psychotherapeutic4
5.9 17.5 9.0 18.5 4.7
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than
        Marijuana3
8.1 23.4 11.7 24.7 6.7
Cigarettes 31.5 49.7 34.8 47.8 30.0
Alcohol 69.8 73.0 69.6 80.7 69.5
Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol
   Dependence or Abuse3,5
9.4 27.2 12.9 25.5 7.9
     Any Illicit Drug Dependence or
        Abuse3,5
2.7 12.6 4.6 9.8 2.0
     Alcohol Dependence or Abuse5 7.9 20.0 10.2 20.5 6.8
Serious Mental Illness6 8.3 60.1 23.6 36.0 3.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent substance use, dependence or abuse, and serious mental illness in the past year for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
5 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
6 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.40A Substance Use, Substance Dependence or Abuse, and Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Perceived Need for Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Substance Use/Dependence or Abuse/Serious Mental Illness Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Unmet Need No Unmet Need
Any Illicit Drug3 29,638 3,700 25,884
     Marijuana and Hashish 21,850 2,524 19,303
     Nonmedical Use of Any
        Psychotherapeutic4
12,397 2,028 10,335
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than
        Marijuana3
17,086 2,711 14,324
Cigarettes 66,273 5,479 60,602
Alcohol 146,912 8,684 137,974
Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol
   Dependence or Abuse3,5
19,797 2,961 16,784
     Any Illicit Drug Dependence or
        Abuse3,5
5,740 1,253 4,470
     Alcohol Dependence or Abuse5 16,647 2,280 14,319
Serious Mental Illness6 17,483 5,330 12,136
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent substance use, dependence or abuse, and serious mental illness in the past year for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown perceived need for mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
5 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
6 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.40B Substance Use, Substance Dependence or Abuse, and Serious Mental Illness in the Past Year among Persons Aged 18 or Older, by Perceived Need for Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Percentages, 2002
Substance Use/Dependence or Abuse/Serious Mental Illness Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Unmet Need No Unmet Need
Any Illicit Drug3 14.1 32.8 13.0
     Marijuana and Hashish 10.4 22.4 9.7
     Nonmedical Use of Any
        Psychotherapeutic4
5.9 18.0 5.2
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than
        Marijuana3
8.1 24.1 7.2
Cigarettes 31.5 48.6 30.5
Alcohol 69.8 77.0 69.4
Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol
   Dependence or Abuse3,5
9.4 26.3 8.4
     Any Illicit Drug Dependence or
        Abuse3,5
2.7 11.1 2.2
     Alcohol Dependence or Abuse5 7.9 20.2 7.2
Serious Mental Illness6 8.3 47.3 6.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent substance use, dependence or abuse, and serious mental illness in the past year for all persons aged 18 or older, including those with unknown perceived need for mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as having received inpatient care, outpatient care, or using prescription medication for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents were not to include treatment for alcohol or drug use. Unmet Need for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling is defined as a perceived need for treatment that was not received. Respondents with missing treatment/counseling information are excluded.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
5 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
6 Serious Mental Illness (SMI) is defined as having a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder that met the criteria found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) and resulted in functional impairment that substantially interfered with or limited one or more major life activities. See Section B.6 of Appendix B of the Results from the 2002 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: National Findings.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.41A Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Age Group and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
TOTAL 4,765 1,631 1,680 1,454
GENDER        
     Male 2,267 901 744 622
     Female 2,498 730 937 832
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 4,080 1,408 1,420 1,252
          White 3,113 1,029 1,082 1,002
          Black or African American 696 288 236 172
          American Indian or Alaska Native * * * *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 134 48 52 34
          Two or More Races 81 28 28 25
     Hispanic or Latino 685 223 260 202
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.41B Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Age Group and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
TOTAL 19.3 19.8 19.9 18.2
GENDER        
     Male 18.0 20.9 17.5 15.4
     Female 20.7 18.5 22.3 21.1
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE        
     Not Hispanic or Latino 19.6 20.3 20.1 18.5
          White 20.1 20.4 20.4 19.5
          Black or African American 19.3 22.2 19.6 15.6
          American Indian or Alaska Native * * * *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * * *
          Asian 13.4 14.5 15.0 10.4
          Two or More Races 20.7 16.5 23.1 24.8
     Hispanic or Latino 17.5 16.9 19.0 16.5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.42A Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Age Group and Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
TOTAL 4,765 1,631 1,680 1,454
GEOGRAPHIC REGION        
     Northeast 955 351 311 293
     Midwest 1,112 385 376 351
     South 1,654 584 572 497
     West 1,045 310 421 313
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 2,446 853 827 766
     Small Metro 1,434 467 543 424
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,050 319 419 313
          <250K Pop. 383 148 124 111
     Nonmetro 885 310 310 265
          Urbanized 296 94 109 93
          Less Urbanized 503 183 169 151
          Completely Rural 86 34 32 20
FAMILY INCOME        
     Less Than $20,000 952 335 328 289
     $20,000 – $49,999 1,696 620 618 458
     $50,000 – $74,999 881 282 322 277
     $75,000 or More 1,237 394 412 431
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE1        
     Yes 943 372 335 236
     No 3,822 1,259 1,345 1,218
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
1 One or more household family members received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or the family received food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.42B Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Age Group and Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic/Socioeconomic Characteristic Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
TOTAL 19.3 19.8 19.9 18.2
GEOGRAPHIC REGION        
     Northeast 21.4 23.2 20.7 20.4
     Midwest 19.6 20.5 19.7 18.6
     South 18.9 19.6 19.4 17.6
     West 18.0 16.4 20.1 17.1
COUNTY TYPE        
     Large Metro 19.8 20.5 19.6 19.1
     Small Metro 19.5 18.9 21.9 17.6
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 19.2 17.4 22.6 17.6
          <250K Pop. 20.2 23.3 19.7 17.7
     Nonmetro 17.9 19.1 17.8 16.7
          Urbanized 19.2 18.4 20.4 18.9
          Less Urbanized 17.7 19.7 16.7 16.7
          Completely Rural 15.3 17.8 16.7 11.2
FAMILY INCOME        
     Less Than $20,000 21.8 22.1 22.1 21.0
     $20,000 – $49,999 19.1 20.8 19.6 16.6
     $50,000 – $74,999 18.1 17.1 20.0 17.2
     $75,000 or More 18.9 18.7 18.7 19.2
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE1        
     Yes 23.5 25.5 24.7 19.7
     No 18.5 18.5 19.0 17.9
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
1 One or more household family members received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or the family received food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.43A Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Year Any Illicit Drug Use and Demographic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total ANY ILLICIT DRUG USE 1
Yes No
TOTAL 4,765 1,460 3,306
AGE      
     12–13 1,631 234 1,397
     14–15 1,680 498 1,182
     16–17 1,454 728 726
GENDER      
     Male 2,267 641 1,626
     Female 2,498 818 1,680
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 4,080 1,280 2,801
          White 3,113 1,063 2,050
          Black or African American 696 148 548
          American Indian or Alaska Native * * *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 134 * 116
          Other or Two or More Races 81 25 56
     Hispanic or Latino 685 180 505
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
1 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.43B Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Year Any Illicit Drug Use and Demographic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Demographic Characteristic Total ANY ILLICIT DRUG USE 1
Yes No
TOTAL 19.3 26.7 17.2
AGE      
     12–13 19.8 31.2 18.6
     14–15 19.9 26.3 18.0
     16–17 18.2 25.7 14.1
GENDER      
     Male 18.0 22.7 16.6
     Female 20.7 31.0 17.8
HISPANIC ORIGIN AND RACE      
     Not Hispanic or Latino 19.6 27.5 17.4
          White 20.1 28.6 17.4
          Black or African American 19.3 22.3 18.6
          American Indian or Alaska Native * * *
          Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander * * *
          Asian 13.4 * 12.9
          Other or Two or More Races 20.7 27.2 18.7
     Hispanic or Latino 17.5 22.2 16.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
1 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.44A Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Year Any Illicit Drug Use and Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Geographic/Socioeconomic
Characteristic
Total ANY ILLICIT DRUG USE 1
Yes No
TOTAL 4,765 1,460 3,306
GEOGRAPHIC REGION      
     Northeast 955 278 677
     Midwest 1,112 361 751
     South 1,654 491 1,163
     West 1,045 329 715
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 2,446 734 1,713
     Small Metro 1,434 461 973
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 1,050 330 720
          <250K Pop. 383 131 253
     Nonmetro 885 265 620
          Urbanized 296 91 206
          Less Urbanized 503 141 362
          Completely Rural 86 34 52
FAMILY INCOME      
     Less Than $20,000 952 281 671
     $20,000 – $49,999 1,696 516 1,179
     $50,000 – $74,999 881 286 594
     $75,000 or More 1,237 376 861
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE2      
     Yes 943 293 650
     No 3,822 1,166 2,655
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
1 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
2 One or more household family members received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or the family received food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.44B Received Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Past Year Any Illicit Drug Use and Geographic or Socioeconomic Characteristics: Percentages, 2002
Geographic/Socioeconomic
Characteristic
Total ANY ILLICIT DRUG USE 1
Yes No
TOTAL 19.3 26.7 17.2
GEOGRAPHIC REGION      
     Northeast 21.4 27.3 19.7
     Midwest 19.6 28.5 17.1
     South 18.9 25.9 17.0
     West 18.0 25.6 15.8
COUNTY TYPE      
     Large Metro 19.8 27.0 17.7
     Small Metro 19.5 27.5 17.1
          250K - 1 Mil. Pop. 19.2 26.7 17.1
          <250K Pop. 20.2 29.8 17.4
     Nonmetro 17.9 24.5 16.0
          Urbanized 19.2 26.5 17.2
          Less Urbanized 17.7 23.4 16.1
          Completely Rural 15.3 24.5 12.3
FAMILY INCOME      
     Less Than $20,000 21.8 29.0 19.7
     $20,000 – $49,999 19.1 26.0 17.1
     $50,000 – $74,999 18.1 27.4 15.5
     $75,000 or More 18.9 25.6 16.9
GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE2      
     Yes 23.5 29.2 21.6
     No 18.5 26.1 16.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
1 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
2 One or more household family members received Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, TANF), noncash assistance, or the family received food stamps.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.45A Source of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Who Received Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Source of Treatment/Counseling Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
Received treatment/counseling from any of following
   10 sources1
4,765 1,631 1,680 1,454
     Private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker,
        or counselor
2,254 658 861 735
     School counselors, school psychologists, or having regular
        meetings with teachers2
2,111 781 780 550
     Mental health clinic or center 611 137 221 252
     In-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker 693 226 271 196
     Pediatrician or other family doctor 657 206 204 246
     Overnight or longer stay in any type of hospital 422 113 139 170
     Special education services while in a regular classroom
        or in a special classroom or placement in a special
        program or special school2
839 341 277 220
     Partial day hospital or day treatment program 440 131 168 141
     Overnight or longer stay in a residential treatment center 224 42 71 112
     Overnight or longer stay in foster care or in a therapeutic
        foster care home
157 47 49 60
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple sources; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.45B Source of Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Who Received Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002
Source of Treatment/Counseling Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
Received treatment/counseling from any of following
   10 sources1
100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
     Private therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker,
        or counselor
47.6 40.8 51.4 50.6
     School counselors, school psychologists, or having regular
        meetings with teachers2
44.6 48.5 46.6 37.9
     Mental health clinic or center 12.9 8.5 13.2 17.4
     In-home therapist, counselor, or family preservation worker 14.6 14.0 16.2 13.5
     Pediatrician or other family doctor 13.9 12.8 12.2 17.0
     Overnight or longer stay in any type of hospital 8.9 7.0 8.3 11.7
     Special education services while in a regular classroom
        or in a special classroom or placement in a special
        program or special school2
17.7 21.1 16.6 15.2
     Partial day hospital or day treatment program 9.3 8.1 10.0 9.7
     Overnight or longer stay in a residential treatment center 4.7 2.6 4.2 7.7
     Overnight or longer stay in foster care or in a therapeutic
        foster care home
3.3 2.9 2.9 4.1
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis.
1 Respondents could indicate multiple sources; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Respondents who did not report their school enrollment status or who reported not being enrolled in school in the past 12 months were not asked about receipt of mental health treatment/counseling from this source.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.46A Reasons for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Who Received Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Reason for Treatment/Counseling Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
Received treatment/counseling from any of 9 sources 4,433 1,501 1,562 1,370
Reason for Treatment/Counseling1        
     Thought about killing self or tried to kill self 775 169 301 304
     Felt depressed2 1,966 542 696 728
     Felt very afraid or tense 776 242 282 252
     Breaking rules or "acting out"3 1,061 358 414 289
     Eating problems 363 82 146 135
     Family/home problems4 549 165 218 167
     Social/friend problems4 316 100 121 95
     School-related issues4 388 128 149 111
     Other diagnosed mental/neurological disorder4 109 42 36 31
     Other reason/reasons 886 275 304 307
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. Youths who reported they received treatment/counseling from one specific source (i.e., "special education services while in a regular classroom or in a special classroom, a special program, or in a special school") were not asked for the reasons they received these services and were therefore excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
1 Respondents were asked the reasons for the last time they received mental health treatment/counseling from each reported source of treatment and could indicate multiple reasons for the last time treatment was received; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Includes other specify responses of "feeling inadequate, hopeless, lonely, or having low self-esteem."
3 Includes other specify responses of "difficulty controlling anger or fighting."
4 Respondents were permitted to specify other reasons for having received mental health treatment/counseling. This reason is one of the most commonly reported other reasons for having received treatment/counseling.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.46B Reasons for Mental Health Treatment/Counseling in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17 Who Received Mental Health Treatment in the Past Year, by Age Group: Percentages, 2002
Reason for Treatment/Counseling Total AGE GROUP (Years)
12–13 14–15 16–17
Received treatment/counseling from any of 9 sources 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Reason for Treatment/Counseling1        
     Thought about killing self or tried to kill self 19.5 13.1 21.1 24.2
     Felt depressed2 49.5 42.0 48.8 58.0
     Felt very afraid or tense 19.5 18.7 19.8 20.0
     Breaking rules or "acting out"3 26.7 27.7 29.0 23.0
     Eating problems 9.1 6.3 10.2 10.8
     Family/home problems4 13.8 12.7 15.3 13.3
     Social/friend problems4 8.0 7.8 8.5 7.6
     School-related issues4 9.8 10.0 10.4 8.8
     Other diagnosed mental/neurological disorder4 2.8 3.2 2.5 2.5
     Other reason/reasons 22.3 21.3 21.3 24.4
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
NOTE: Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. Youths who reported they received treatment/counseling from one specific source (i.e., "special education services while in a regular classroom or in a special classroom, a special program, or in a special school") were not asked for the reasons they received these services and were therefore excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
1 Respondents were asked the reasons for the last time they received mental health treatment/counseling from each reported source of treatment and could indicate multiple reasons for the last time treatment was received; thus, these response categories are not mutually exclusive.
2 Includes other specify responses of "feeling inadequate, hopeless, or lonely, or having low self-esteem."
3 Includes other specify responses of "difficulty controlling anger or fighting."
4 Respondents were permitted to specify other reasons for having received mental health treatment/counseling. This reason is one of the most commonly reported other reasons for having received treatment/counseling.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.47A Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
Any Illicit Drug3 5,494 1,460 4,011
     Marijuana and Hashish 3,905 1,013 2,872
     Cocaine 508 180 326
          Crack 100 43 57
     Heroin 51 15 36
     Hallucinogens 945 308 633
          LSD 314 103 211
          PCP 110 50 59
          Ecstasy 547 182 363
     Inhalants 1,078 341 734
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic4 2,283 702 1,570
          Pain Relievers 1,870 566 1,294
          Tranquilizers 568 225 343
          Stimulants 650 256 392
               Methamphetamine 226 98 127
          Sedatives 138 54 84
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 3,338 977 2,347
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year use for all persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.47B Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Percentages, 2002
Drug Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
Any Illicit Drug3 22.2 30.6 20.1
     Marijuana and Hashish 15.8 21.3 14.4
     Cocaine 2.1 3.8 1.6
          Crack 0.4 0.9 0.3
     Heroin 0.2 0.3 0.2
     Hallucinogens 3.8 6.5 3.2
          LSD 1.3 2.2 1.1
          PCP 0.4 1.0 0.3
          Ecstasy 2.2 3.8 1.8
     Inhalants 4.4 7.1 3.7
     Nonmedical Use of Any Psychotherapeutic4 9.2 14.7 7.9
          Pain Relievers 7.6 11.9 6.5
          Tranquilizers 2.3 4.7 1.7
          Stimulants 2.6 5.4 2.0
               Methamphetamine 0.9 2.1 0.6
          Sedatives 0.6 1.1 0.4
     Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana3 13.5 20.5 11.8
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year use for all persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
3 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically. Any Illicit Drug Other Than Marijuana includes cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
4 Nonmedical use of any prescription-type pain reliever, tranquilizer, stimulant, or sedative; does not include over-the-counter drugs.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.48A Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Drug Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
PAST YEAR      
     Any Tobacco3 5,839 1,457 4,356
          Cigarettes 5,037 1,301 3,712
          Smokeless Tobacco 1,063 237 822
          Cigars 2,511 631 1,872
          Pipes -- -- --
     Alcohol 8,564 1,919 6,620
          Binge Alcohol Use4 -- -- --
               Heavy Alcohol Use4 -- -- --
PAST MONTH      
     Any Tobacco3 3,767 986 2,760
          Cigarettes 3,209 856 2,331
          Smokeless Tobacco 487 99 388
          Cigars 1,117 334 778
          Pipes 137 57 79
     Alcohol 4,365 1,014 3,335
          Binge Alcohol Use4 2,641 617 2,013
               Heavy Alcohol Use4 630 160 467
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year and past month use for all persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
3 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
4 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all Heavy Alcohol Users are also Binge Alcohol Users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.48B Tobacco and Alcohol Use in the Past Year and Past Month among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Percentages, 2002
Drug Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
PAST YEAR      
     Any Tobacco3 23.6 30.6 21.9
          Cigarettes 20.3 27.3 18.6
          Smokeless Tobacco 4.3 5.0 4.1
          Cigars 10.1 13.2 9.4
          Pipes -- -- --
     Alcohol 34.6 40.3 33.2
          Binge Alcohol Use4 -- -- --
               Heavy Alcohol Use4 -- -- --
PAST MONTH      
     Any Tobacco3 15.2 20.7 13.9
          Cigarettes 13.0 18.0 11.7
          Smokeless Tobacco 2.0 2.1 1.9
          Cigars 4.5 7.0 3.9
          Pipes 0.6 1.2 0.4
     Alcohol 17.6 21.3 16.7
          Binge Alcohol Use4 10.7 12.9 10.1
               Heavy Alcohol Use4 2.5 3.4 2.3
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
-- Not available.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year and past month use for all persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
3 Any Tobacco product includes cigarettes, smokeless tobacco (i.e., chewing tobacco or snuff), cigars, or pipe tobacco. Any Tobacco use in the past year excludes past year pipe tobacco use, but includes past month pipe tobacco use.
4 Binge Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion (i.e., at the same time or within a couple of hours of each other) on at least 1 day in the past 30 days. Heavy Alcohol Use is defined as drinking five or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days; all Heavy Alcohol Users are also Binge Alcohol Users.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.49A Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Numbers in Thousands, 2002
Dependence/Abuse Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3      
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol4 2,209 752 1,447
          Any Illicit Drug4 1,376 512 858
          Alcohol 1,453 493 954
DEPENDENCE3      
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol4 1,099 440 653
          Any Illicit Drug4 781 309 467
          Alcohol 527 233 294
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year dependence/abuse for all persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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Table 6.49B Substance Dependence or Abuse in the Past Year among Persons Aged 12 to 17, by Receipt of Past Year Mental Health Treatment/Counseling: Percentages, 2002
Dependence/Abuse Total1 MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT/COUNSELING2
Received Not Received
DEPENDENCE OR ABUSE3      
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol4 8.9 15.8 7.3
          Any Illicit Drug4 5.6 10.7 4.3
          Alcohol 5.9 10.3 4.8
DEPENDENCE3      
     Any Illicit Drug or Alcohol4 4.4 9.2 3.3
          Any Illicit Drug4 3.2 6.5 2.3
          Alcohol 2.1 4.9 1.5
*Low precision; no estimate reported.
1 Estimates in the total column represent past year dependence/abuse for all persons aged 12 to 17, including those with unknown mental health treatment/counseling information.
2 Mental Health Treatment/Counseling for youths is defined as having received treatment or counseling from any of 10 specific sources (e.g., private therapist, school counselor, special school program) for emotional or behavioral problems NOT caused by alcohol or drug use. Youths who answered none of the source of treatment questions with a "yes" and answered "no" four or fewer times were excluded from this analysis. See Table 6.45 for a list of the 10 specific sources of treatment.
3 Dependence or abuse is based on definitions found in the 4th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV).
4 Any Illicit Drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic used nonmedically.
Source: SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2002.

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