Table 2.9. Admissions aged 18 and older, by education according to primary substance of abuse: 2010
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Education All admis-
sions aged
18+
Primary substance at admission
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 admissions aged 18 and older 1,687,887 403,652 319,360 254,871 154,352 104,257 42,757 238,804 109,480 14,997 3,870 1,374 4,465 1038 34,610
Highest school grade completed            
0 to 8   8.8   8.5   7.9  12.7   8.5   9.6  10.1   7.8   5.4   8.8   7.0   7.4  11.2   7.6   8.6
9 to 11  23.6  15.7  23.8  23.2  19.7  28.7  24.8  34.5  30.3  19.7  20.5  24.0  39.6  19.4  21.5
12 (or GED)  42.5  42.2  42.8  43.6  43.1  39.8  40.5  41.5  45.0  42.2  38.5  42.7  37.0  40.3  43.7
More than 12  25.0  33.5  25.5  20.5  28.8  21.9  24.5  16.2  19.3  29.3  34.1  25.9  12.3  32.7  26.3
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Admissions aged 18 and older 1,635,275 389,819 312,341 250,008 148,504 100,802 41,295 231,148 107,050 14,488 3,794 1,345 4,395 1021 29,265
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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