Table 3.1a. Admissions aged 12 to 17, by primary substance of abuse: 2001-2011
Number
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Primary substance 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Total admissions aged 12-17      145,438      157,896      157,177      146,408      145,203      143,493      142,641      154,640      153,476      137,407      137,868
Marijuana/hashish        90,661        99,625      101,377        93,476        96,314        94,816        93,723      106,129      109,430      100,674      103,701
Alcohol        32,980        32,537        29,723        28,452        26,871        28,841        29,811        29,992        27,501        21,524        18,747
Alcohol only        10,966        10,812        10,628        10,407        10,051        11,247        12,001        11,931        10,937          7,918          7,119
Alcohol w/secondary drug        22,014        21,725        19,095        18,045        16,820        17,594        17,810        18,061        16,564        13,606        11,628
Stimulants          5,080          5,987          6,694          7,495          8,509          6,388          5,320          3,997          3,177          3,680          3,539
Methamphetamine          3,709          4,541          5,321          6,071          7,115          5,479          3,778          2,200          2,009          2,019          2,087
Other amphetamines1          1,125          1,252          1,209          1,303          1,279             587             687             716             882          1,036             799
Other stimulants             246             194             164             121             115             322             855          1,081             286             625             653
Opiates          2,023          2,229          2,464          2,529          2,583          2,616          2,800          3,765          4,501          4,332          4,424
Heroin          1,440          1,521          1,497          1,442          1,337          1,226          1,142          1,346          1,553          1,419          1,503
Other opiates/synthetics             583             708             967          1,087          1,246          1,390          1,658          2,419          2,948          2,913          2,921
Non-RX methadone               39               46               55               47               61               49               58               77               68               62               43
Other opiates/synthetics             544             662             912          1,040          1,185          1,341          1,600          2,342          2,880          2,851          2,878
Cocaine          2,570          2,926          3,280          3,352          3,817          4,181          3,295          2,593          1,452          1,173          1,109
Smoked cocaine          1,010          1,113          1,237          1,133          1,233          1,322             889             746             464             316             284
Non-smoked cocaine          1,560          1,813          2,043          2,219          2,584          2,859          2,406          1,847             988             857             825
Other drugs          4,644          3,294          3,038          2,918          2,762          2,784          3,084          3,264          3,440          2,939          2,930
Tranquilizers             400             390             399             422             441             399             574             629             792             743             731
Benzodiazepine             251             246             303             310             376             354             501             563             719             682             679
Other tranquilizers             149             144               96             112               65               45               73               66               73               61               52
Inhalants             462             467             517             521             480             452             480             522             529             422             381
Hallucinogens             860             665             440             421             329             311             410             424             438             309             341
Sedatives/hypnotics             216             254             280             280             255             307             415             381             358             254             193
Barbiturates               43               43               71               64               27               41               51               62               60               48               26
Other sedatives/hypnotics             173             211             209             216             228             266             364             319             298             206             167
Over-the-counter             164             173             256             276             285             411             356             347             418             392             301
PCP             162             192             168               94               92             100               66               67               58               35               49
Other          2,380          1,153             978             904             880             804             783             894             847             784             934
None reported          7,480        11,298        10,601          8,186          4,347          3,867          4,608          4,900          3,975          3,085          3,418
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 10.15.12.

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