Table 3.1a. Admissions aged 12 to 17, by primary substance of abuse: 2002-2012
Number
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting states and jurisdictions.]
Primary substance 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Total admissions aged 12-17      157,914      157,184      146,407      145,033      146,697      145,923      157,731      156,450      141,307      145,143      120,239
Marijuana/hashish        99,632      101,380        93,472        96,225        97,051        95,993      108,377      111,634      103,376      108,833        91,106
Alcohol        32,543        29,725        28,455        26,811        29,144        30,305        30,506        28,010        22,178        19,816        16,184
Alcohol only        10,817        10,630        10,411        10,020        11,392        12,164        12,074        11,103          8,087          7,465          6,161
Alcohol w/secondary drug        21,726        19,095        18,044        16,791        17,752        18,141        18,432        16,907        14,091        12,351        10,023
Stimulants          5,988          6,694          7,493          8,497          6,528          5,432          4,038          3,215          3,729          3,703          3,168
Methamphetamine          4,542          5,321          6,069          7,105          5,589          3,871          2,228          2,032          2,055          2,214          2,601
Other amphetamines1          1,252          1,209          1,303          1,277             611             704             725             892          1,044             828             483
Other stimulants             194             164             121             115             328             857          1,085             291             630             661               84
Opiates          2,229          2,463          2,529          2,581          2,629          2,816          3,791          4,538          4,397          4,604          3,787
Heroin          1,521          1,496          1,442          1,337          1,225          1,145          1,346          1,564          1,438          1,576          1,565
Other opiates/synthetics             708             967          1,087          1,244          1,404          1,671          2,445          2,974          2,959          3,028          2,222
Non-RX methadone               46               55               47               61               52               58               79               68               62               47               29
Other opiates/synthetics             662             912          1,040          1,183          1,352          1,613          2,366          2,906          2,897          2,981          2,193
Cocaine          2,927          3,280          3,353          3,815          4,284          3,353          2,651          1,479          1,206          1,163             888
Smoked cocaine          1,113          1,237          1,134          1,233          1,362             913             772             475             324             302             218
Non-smoked cocaine          1,814          2,043          2,219          2,582          2,922          2,440          1,879          1,004             882             861             670
Other drugs          3,294          3,039          2,918          2,761          2,848          3,154          3,314          3,493          3,029          3,109          2,723
Tranquilizers             390             399             422             440             415             592             640             811             762             760             576
Benzodiazepine             246             303             310             375             370             517             572             734             699             708             519
Other tranquilizers             144               96             112               65               45               75               68               77               63               52               57
Inhalants             467             518             521             480             469             496             536             539             442             405             247
Hallucinogens             665             440             421             329             318             412             423             441             314             356             359
Sedatives/hypnotics             254             280             280             256             308             417             384             360             262             200             146
Barbiturates               43               71               64               27               40               51               62               60               48               27               15
Other sedatives/hypnotics             211             209             216             229             268             366             322             300             214             173             131
Over-the-counter             173             256             276             285             412             359             349             418             393             317             305
PCP             192             168               94               91             101               68               67               58               35               49               43
Other          1,153             978             904             880             825             810             915             866             821          1,022          1,047
None reported        11,301        10,603          8,187          4,343          4,213          4,870          5,054          4,081          3,392          3,915          2,383
1 The decrease in Other amphetamines admissions beginning in 2005 is because Oregon and Texas began to report Methamphetamine admissions; previously they had used the category Other amphetamines. 
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.17.13.

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