Table 2.1b. Admissions aged 12 and older, by gender and age at admission according to primary substance of abuse: 2011
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  1,844,719 21.7 17.6 15.1 10.1 5.4 2.4 18.1 6.0 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 2.0 100.0
Gender              
Male 1,233,306 23.3 19.0 15.0 8.1 4.6 2.4 19.9 4.7 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 1.7 100.0
Female 609,184 18.5 14.8 15.3 14.3 6.9 2.4 14.6 8.6 1.4 0.3 0.1 0.4 0.1 2.2 100.0
Age at admission              
12 to 14 years 23,055 7.4 7.2 0.3 0.9 0.1 0.3 73.7 1.1 0.3 0.2 0.2   * 0.6 7.7 100.0
15 to 17 years 114,813 4.7 8.7 1.3 2.4 0.2 0.7 75.5 2.3 0.6 0.1 0.3   * 0.2 3.1 100.0
18 to 19 years 69,191 9.8 13.0 11.0 10.3 0.8 1.4 45.2 4.1 1.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.1 2.5 100.0
20 to 24 years 275,812 12.4 14.0 19.1 15.9 1.6 1.8 25.4 5.9 1.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 2.1 100.0
25 to 29 years 287,956 14.7 15.3 19.2 16.5 2.9 2.5 16.8 8.1 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.6   * 1.9 100.0
30 to 34 years 238,882 18.2 17.3 16.9 13.7 4.5 3.0 13.3 9.1 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.6 0.1 1.9 100.0
35 to 39 years 179,274 23.5 19.5 15.3 9.7 7.0 3.3 9.9 8.4 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.1 1.8 100.0
40 to 44 years 196,278 27.3 22.1 15.1 6.3 10.1 3.2 6.5 6.5 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.2   * 1.6 100.0
45 to 49 years 197,146 31.7 23.8 13.9 5.0 10.9 2.9 4.7 4.6 0.8 0.2   * 0.2   * 1.5 100.0
50 to 54 years 146,374 36.9 23.0 13.5 5.0 9.6 2.5 3.8 3.2 0.8 0.2   * 0.1   * 1.5 100.0
55 to 59 years 74,061 42.2 19.6 15.5 5.3 7.1 2.0 3.2 2.1 1.0 0.2   *   *   * 1.7 100.0
60 to 64 years 28,786 50.0 16.5 14.8 4.8 5.6 1.5 2.4 1.2 0.9 0.3   *   *   * 2.0 100.0
65 years and over 13,091 63.5 10.9 9.2 4.1 3.7 1.2 1.7 0.9 0.9 1.2  - -   *  - - 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 10.15.12.

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