Table 2.1b. Admissions aged 12 and older, by gender and age at admission according to primary substance of abuse: 2010
Row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Gender and age at admission No. of
admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission Total
Alcohol Opiates Cocaine Mari-
juana/
hashish
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amines
Tran-
quil-
izers
Seda-
tives
Hallu-
cino-
gens
PCP Inhal-
ants
Other/
none
speci-
fied
Alcohol
only
With
second-
ary
drug
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Total  1,820,737 22.6 18.3 14.1 8.6 5.7 2.4 18.4 6.2 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 2.2 100.0
Gender              
Male 1,231,214 24.2 19.6 13.9 6.9 4.9 2.4 20.0 4.9 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 2.0 100.0
Female 588,917 19.2 15.5 14.4 12.3 7.6 2.4 15.1 8.9 1.3 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.1 2.4 100.0
Age at admission              
12 to 14 years 21,679 7.6 8.3 0.2 1.1 0.2 0.2 71.3 1.5 0.4 0.2 0.1 * 0.8 8.0 100.0
15 to 17 years 111,171 5.5 10.4 1.2 2.3 0.2 0.7 73.4 2.4 0.6 0.2 0.2 * 0.2 2.7 100.0
18 to 19 years 74,439 10.7 14.3 10.1 9.4 0.8 1.3 44.9 4.0 1.0 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2 2.7 100.0
20 to 24 years 277,746 13.7 15.2 17.3 13.5 1.7 1.8 26.5 6.1 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 2.4 100.0
25 to 29 years 283,434 16.0 16.3 17.5 14.0 3.2 2.5 17.9 8.6 1.1 0.3 0.1 0.5 0.1 2.1 100.0
30 to 34 years 224,340 19.3 18.1 15.4 11.2 5.2 3.1 14.2 9.4 1.1 0.3 0.1 0.5 0.1 2.0 100.0
35 to 39 years 187,051 24.3 20.2 14.4 7.9 8.1 3.2 10.0 8.6 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.3 * 2.0 100.0
40 to 44 years 200,139 27.7 22.7 14.4 5.2 10.9 3.2 6.5 6.5 0.7 0.2 * 0.1 * 1.9 100.0
45 to 49 years 200,036 33.1 23.8 13.2 4.3 10.8 2.8 4.7 4.5 0.7 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 1.7 100.0
50 to 54 years 136,110 37.6 22.5 13.6 4.6 9.6 2.4 3.8 3.2 0.7 0.2 * 0.1 * 1.7 100.0
55 to 59 years 66,708 43.6 19.3 15.1 4.7 7.2 1.8 3.1 2.0 0.9 0.3 * * * 1.9 100.0
60 to 64 years 25,198 52.3 16.2 13.7 4.4 5.3 1.3 2.2 1.3 0.9 0.3 * * * 2.0 100.0
65 years and over 12,686 66.5 9.9 8.6 3.7 3.2 1.0 2.0 0.8 0.7 1.0 * * - -  2.6 100.0
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.10.11.

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