Table 3.5. California admissions aged 12 and older, by gender, age at admission, and race/ethnicity, according to primary substance: 2010
Percent distribution
Gender, age at admission,
and race/ethnicity
All admis-
sions
aged 12
and older
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
secondary
drug
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Total admissions aged 12 and older 165,240 19,952 18,010 26,553 9,556 9,088 2,085 31,446 45,456 343 233 119 582 104 1,713
Gender            
Male  62.9  63.1  64.8  69.3  54.3  62.6  77.7  70.5  54.9  43.4  38.6  75.4  55.0  46.2  57.2
Female  37.1  36.9  35.2  30.7  45.7  37.4  22.3  29.5  45.1  56.6  61.4  24.6  45.0  53.8  42.8
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
No. of admissions  165,136 19,941 18,001 26,536 9,544  9,082 2,082 31,432 45,431   343   233   118   582   104 1,707
Age at admission          
12 to 19 years  17.9  13.0  15.9   3.5   6.4   1.0   9.5  60.4   5.3  15.5  12.0  51.3   2.2  72.1  43.4
20 to 24 years  12.1   5.5   9.0  15.1  22.4   3.1  14.6  12.3  14.1  11.4   8.2  16.0   5.3   6.7   6.4
25 to 29 years  13.8   8.0  12.3  13.4  21.0   5.8  15.4   9.2  20.5  13.4  15.0  10.9  13.7   2.9   7.6
30 to 34 years  11.6   8.5  11.5  10.7  13.3   8.8  14.2   6.0  17.5  12.5  12.9   9.2  15.8   3.8   7.5
35 to 39 years   9.7   9.7  10.2   9.5   8.4  10.5  11.8   3.7  13.8   9.0   8.6   4.2  16.3   1.0   6.2
40 to 44 years  10.6  12.1  12.8  11.0   7.9  18.1  11.4   3.0  13.1  12.0  11.6   4.2  16.0   1.9   7.6
45 to 49 years  10.4  15.1  13.0  13.0   7.5  23.5  10.5   2.5   9.3   8.5  12.9   2.5  18.6   4.8   7.5
50 to 54 years   7.4  12.8   8.9  11.4   6.0  17.7   7.9   1.6   4.3   8.2   5.2   1.7  10.0   2.9   6.2
55 to 59 years   4.1   8.4   4.5   7.8   4.4   8.2   3.1   0.8   1.5   6.4   4.3 - -   2.1   3.8   4.2
60 years and older   2.4   6.9   2.0   4.5   2.6   3.4   1.6   0.4   0.5   3.2   9.4 - - - - - -   3.4
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
No. of admissions  165,240 19,952 18,010 26,553 9,556  9,088 2,085 31,446 45,456   343   233   119   582   104 1,713
Race/ethnicity          
White (non-Hispanic)  42.5  48.8  45.5  52.3  72.8  13.6  25.4  23.5  47.2  72.0  63.1  47.1   7.0  17.3  15.2
Black (non-Hispanic)  14.7  14.5  15.2   9.0   4.3  68.2  25.1  20.3   4.8   3.2   6.0   9.2  42.8  10.6  16.1
Hispanic origin  32.0  27.4  28.3  30.9  13.6  11.3  40.0  44.9  34.8  16.0  17.6  25.2  40.9  68.3  29.3
American Indian/Alaska Native   1.4   1.6   2.2   1.2   1.4   0.5   0.6   1.1   1.6   1.2   0.9   0.8   1.4   1.9   0.6
Asian/Pacific Islander   2.3   2.2   1.6   0.9   2.0   2.5   2.2   2.0   3.5   0.6   1.7   3.4   1.2 - -   1.4
Other   7.2   5.5   7.1   5.6   5.8   4.0   6.6   8.2   8.0   7.0  10.7  14.3   6.7   1.9  37.4
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
No. of admissions  165,240 19,952 18,010 26,553 9,556  9,088 2,085 31,446 45,456   343   233   119   582   104 1,713
- -  Quantity is zero.
NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 due to rounding.
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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