Table 3.3a
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to selected race/ethnicity/gender/age groups: TEDS 2005
Column percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Selected race/ethnicity/
gender/age group
All admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission
Alcohol Opiates Cocaine Mari-
juana/
hashish
Stimulants 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
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amine
Other stimu-lants
Total 1,849,548 398,656 324,990 254,345 67,887 185,236 71,255 292,250 169,489 981 8,039 4,361 2,057 2,807 1,372 65,823
White (non-Hisp.) male 39.0 50.1 43.2 32.4 47.7 20.9 32.2 37.2 37.6 35.7 38.8 34.3 49.2 12.5 43.1 37.7
Under 20 years 4.8 2.0 4.0 1.3 2.9 0.7 2.9 16.5 2.8 6.0 4.0 4.2 15.5 1.7 15.7 7.1
20 to 24 years 6.3 5.1 7.1 6.9 10.9 1.9 5.3 8.5 6.7 5.3 7.0 6.4 14.2 3.5 5.4 5.2
25 to 29 years 5.3 4.7 5.8 6.6 9.5 2.7 5.4 4.4 7.0 4.6 5.6 4.6 7.6 2.0 4.4 4.7
30 to 34 years 4.4 4.7 5.1 4.4 6.4 3.5 4.8 2.5 6.1 3.3 4.7 3.9 3.8 1.6 3.2 4.4
35 to 39 years 4.7 6.0 6.0 3.8 4.9 4.1 4.8 2.0 5.8 3.2 4.2 3.9 3.3 1.2 4.1 4.3
40 to 44 years 5.2 8.6 6.7 3.5 4.8 4.1 4.7 1.7 5.0 4.4 4.7 3.1 1.5 1.2 2.7 4.6
45 years and over 8.2 18.9 8.5 5.9 8.2 3.9 4.3 1.7 4.3 8.9 8.7 8.0 3.3 1.3 7.6 7.5
White (non-Hisp.) female 20.4 19.1 16.5 18.1 40.9 17.5 20.0 15.1 33.8 25.7 45.9 47.5 19.0 6.2 22.9 27.4
Under 20 years 2.4 1.1 1.9 1.2 1.9 0.6 2.4 5.8 3.6 5.0 3.3 2.9 6.0 0.7 8.4 5.0
20 to 24 years 3.4 1.7 2.3 4.6 7.5 1.9 3.6 3.2 7.8 3.9 6.3 5.8 4.9 1.8 2.1 3.8
25 to 29 years 3.1 1.6 2.1 3.5 8.0 2.8 3.7 2.1 7.0 3.5 7.2 6.8 3.0 1.5 1.6 3.8
30 to 34 years 2.6 1.8 2.1 2.3 6.3 3.4 3.1 1.4 5.5 3.5 5.7 6.6 1.3 0.5 2.7 3.3
35 to 39 years 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.1 5.5 3.7 3.0 1.1 4.6 3.1 6.5 6.3 1.0 0.7 3.1 3.1
40 to 44 years 2.7 3.7 2.8 2.0 5.0 3.1 2.6 0.8 3.2 2.7 6.2 5.5 1.3 0.5 1.6 3.2
45 years and over 3.3 6.5 2.9 2.4 6.7 2.0 1.7 0.7 2.1 4.0 10.6 13.5 1.4 0.6 3.3 5.2
Black (non-Hisp.) male 15.5 9.4 18.6 15.1 2.1 31.5 18.9 22.3 1.6 11.5 2.6 3.5 12.4 38.2 5.1 9.4
Under 20 years 1.5 0.2 0.5 * 0.1 0.2 0.3 8.1 0.1 1.1 0.2 0.3 1.5 1.3 1.3 2.0
20 to 24 years 1.3 0.5 1.0 0.2 0.2 0.7 1.3 5.1 0.2 1.3 0.3 0.5 3.1 9.8 0.3 1.1
25 to 29 years 1.4 0.7 1.4 0.5 0.2 1.4 2.0 3.8 0.3 1.3 0.3 0.4 3.1 11.1 0.7 1.2
30 to 34 years 1.5 0.9 1.7 1.4 0.2 3.0 2.4 2.1 0.2 1.2 0.2 0.4 1.7 6.4 0.8 0.9
35 to 39 years 2.3 1.3 3.4 2.7 0.3 6.6 3.5 1.3 0.3 1.3 0.3 0.5 1.1 4.6 0.6 1.0
40 to 44 years 2.9 1.7 4.5 3.3 0.3 8.7 4.1 0.9 0.2 2.6 0.4 0.5 1.0 2.9 0.4 1.2
45 years and over 4.5 4.1 6.0 7.0 0.8 10.9 5.3 0.9 0.2 2.5 0.8 0.9 0.9 2.0 1.0 1.9
Black (non-Hisp.) female 6.6 2.8 6.0 8.0 2.3 20.4 8.7 6.9 1.0 5.2 2.6 3.4 4.2 13.8 3.0 5.2
Under 20 years 0.4 0.1 0.2 * * 0.1 0.2 1.9 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.4 0.5 1.1
20 to 24 years 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.9 1.7 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.2 1.2 4.1 0.6 0.6
25 to 29 years 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.3 1.5 1.3 1.4 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.5 1.2 4.9 0.2 0.6
30 to 34 years 0.8 0.3 0.7 0.9 0.3 2.8 1.3 0.8 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 1.8 0.7 0.6
35 to 39 years 1.2 0.4 1.3 1.7 0.4 5.1 1.6 0.5 0.1 1.2 0.4 0.4 0.2 1.0 0.2 0.7
40 to 44 years 1.3 0.5 1.5 2.0 0.4 5.3 1.7 0.3 0.1 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.2 1.1 0.1 0.7
45 years and over 1.5 0.9 1.5 2.9 0.7 4.8 1.6 0.3 * 0.9 0.7 1.1 0.2 0.4 0.7 1.0
Mexican-orig. male 4.1 5.9 2.7 3.7 0.6 1.4 4.2 4.6 7.5 7.7 0.9 2.0 1.8 5.6 7.1 0.5
Under 20 years 0.8 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 3.1 0.9 0.8 0.2 0.7 0.8 0.2 3.9 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.7 1.8 0.6 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.6 0.9 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.4 1.6 0.8 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.7 0.7 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.5 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.2 1.2 1.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.9 0.8 *
35 to 39 years 0.5 0.8 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.6 0.1 0.9 0.8 * 0.2 - - 1.4 0.4 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.4 0.8 0.3 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.7 1.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 1.5 0.1 *
45 years and over 0.7 1.5 0.3 1.4 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.5 2.0 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.7 0.1
Mexican-orig. female 1.4 0.8 0.7 1.2 0.5 0.9 2.1 1.3 5.1 0.9 0.8 1.7 0.9 4.6 4.8 0.3
Under 20 years 0.3 0.2 0.2 * * * 0.3 0.8 0.9 0.4 0.2 0.6 0.5 0.1 3.0 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.2 1.3 - - 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.7 *
25 to 29 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.1 1.2 - - 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.5 0.5 *
30 to 34 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 1.0 0.1 *
35 to 39 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 * 0.5 - - 0.1 0.1 0.1 1.3 0.2 *
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 - - 1.0 0.1 *
45 years and over 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 - - 0.4 0.1 *
Puerto Rican-orig. male 3.2 1.6 3.0 11.1 0.7 1.7 4.0 2.5 0.2 1.3 2.1 1.0 1.5 5.1 0.9 1.2
Under 20 years 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 0.8 * 0.1 * - - 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.6 * 0.2 0.1 * 0.3 1.8 - - 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.4 0.1 0.3 1.5 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.5 * 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.2 1.4 0.2 0.2
30 to 34 years 0.5 0.1 0.4 1.9 0.1 0.3 0.7 0.2 * 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.2 0.2
35 to 39 years 0.6 0.2 0.6 2.6 0.1 0.4 0.8 0.2 * 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.1 0.2
40 to 44 years 0.5 0.3 0.6 2.1 0.1 0.3 0.7 0.1 * - - 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 - - 0.2
45 years and over 0.7 0.8 0.9 2.3 0.2 0.3 0.8 0.1 * 0.1 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2
Puerto Rican-orig. female 0.8 0.3 0.6 2.3 0.4 0.9 1.3 0.7 0.2 0.5 1.2 0.6 0.4 1.4 0.4 0.7
Under 20 years 0.1 * * * * * 0.1 0.2 * - - 0.1 * 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.1 * * 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 * - - 0.4 - - 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 * - - 0.1 * 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.4 * 0.1 0.2 0.1 * - - 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 - - 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.2 * 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.3 * * - - 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.2 * * 0.2 0.3 0.2 - - 0.1 - - 0.1
45 years and over 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.2 * * 0.2 0.3 0.2 - - - - - - 0.1
American Indian/
Alaska Native male
1.4 2.6 1.9 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.6 1.1 1.1 1.7 0.5 0.5 0.9 0.7 2.9 2.5
Under 20 years 0.2 0.1 0.3 * * * * 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.1 * 0.5 * 1.6 0.3
20 to 24 years 0.2 0.2 0.3 * 0.2 * 0.1 0.2 0.2 - - * * 0.1 0.3 - - 0.3
25 to 29 years 0.2 0.2 0.3 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.2 - - 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.7 0.3
30 to 34 years 0.2 0.3 0.3 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.3
35 to 39 years 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.1 0.3
40 to 44 years 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.2 0.4
45 years and over 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.1 0.6
American Indian/
Alaska Native female
0.8 0.9 1.0 0.3 0.9 0.4 0.7 0.6 1.4 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.8 2.4 1.2
Under 20 years 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.1 * * 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 1.6 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.2 * 0.1 0.1 0.3 - - 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2
25 to 29 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.1 0.2
30 to 34 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 - - 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2
35 to 39 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.2 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.2 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.1 0.1
45 years and over 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 - - - - 0.1 0.2
Asian/Pacific Islander male 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.9 2.0 1.1 0.3 0.4 1.0 0.8 0.5 0.4
Under 20 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * * * 0.6 0.1 0.3 - - 0.1 0.2 - - - - 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.2 * * 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * * 0.1 0.4 0.4 * * 0.4 * 0.1 *
30 to 34 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 * 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 *
35 to 39 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 0.1 * 0.3 - - 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 *
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 * * 0.2 - - 0.1 * - - 0.1 - - *
45 years and over 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 * * 0.2 0.1 * * - - 0.1 0.1 0.1
Asian/Pacific Islander female 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 1.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.7 0.1 0.6 0.3
Under 20 years 0.1 * 0.1 * * * * 0.2 0.2 0.2 - - * 0.4 - - 0.5 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.1 * * * * * * * 0.3 - - * * 0.2 - - - - *
25 to 29 years 0.1 * * * 0.1 * * * 0.3 - - * * 0.1 * - - 0.1
30 to 34 years * * * * * * * * 0.2 - - 0.1 - - - - - - 0.1 *
35 to 39 years * * * * * * * * 0.1 - - 0.1 * 0.1 * - - *
40 to 44 years * * * * * * * * 0.1 - - * * - - - - - - *
45 years and over * * * * 0.1 * * * 0.1 - - 0.1 * - - - - - - 0.1
All other 5.9 5.6 4.9 7.0 2.6 3.7 6.9 6.3 7.3 7.6 3.4 4.0 7.4 10.2 6.2 13.2
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions 1,826,572 392,895 320,884 252,537 66,822 183,281 70,481 288,049 168,079 968 7,895 4,261 1,927 2,750 1,352 64,391
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- - Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.3.06.

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