Table 5.9
Substance abuse combinations by selected primary substance of abuse: TEDS 2005
Number and percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Primary substance Secondary and tertiary substances Number Percent of all admissions Percent of primary substance
All admissions n/a 1,849,548 100.0 n/a
Alcohol   723,646 39.1 100.0
No other substance n/a 398,656 21.6 55.1
1 other substance Marijuana 101,080 5.5 14.0
  Cocaine 78,653 4.3 10.9
  Opiates 13,143 0.7 1.8
  Stimulants 11,691 0.6 1.6
  Other 14,933 0.8 2.1
2 other substances Cocaine & Marijuana 49,299 2.7 6.8
  Marijuana & Stimulants 13,741 0.7 1.9
  Cocaine & Opiates 12,934 0.7 1.8
  Marijuana & Opiates 6,365 0.3 0.9
  Cocaine & Stimulants 4,013 0.2 0.6
  Stimulants & Opiates 1,138 0.1 0.2
  Marijuana & Other 9,271 0.5 1.3
  Cocaine & Other 4,759 0.3 0.7
  Opiates & Other 2,910 0.2 0.4
  Stimulants & Other 1,060 0.1 0.1
Cocaine   256,491 13.9 100.0
No other substance n/a 75,930 4.1 29.6
1 other substance Alcohol 66,834 3.6 26.1
  Marijuana 28,041 1.5 10.9
  Opiates 9,087 0.5 3.5
  Stimulants 2,980 0.2 1.2
  Other 2,814 0.2 1.1
2 other substances Alcohol & Marijuana 45,716 2.5 17.8
  Opiates & Alcohol 7,648 0.4 3.0
  Opiates & Marijuana 3,891 0.2 1.5
  Stimulants & Alcohol 2,789 0.2 1.1
  Stimulants & Marijuana 2,486 0.1 1.0
  Opiates & Stimulants 656 * 0.3
  Alcohol & Other 3,470 0.2 1.4
  Marijuana & Other 2,501 0.1 1.0
  Opiates & Other 1,324 0.1 0.5
  Stimulants & Other 324 * 0.1
Opiates   322,232 17.4 100.0
No other substance n/a 129,134 7.0 40.1
1 other substance Cocaine 59,056 3.2 18.3
  Alcohol 27,648 1.5 8.6
  Marijuana 16,801 0.9 5.2
  Stimulants 4,276 0.2 1.3
  Other 13,426 0.7 4.2
2 other substances Cocaine & Alcohol 26,838 1.5 8.3
  Cocaine & Marijuana 14,977 0.8 4.6
  Marijuana & Alcohol 9,724 0.5 3.0
  Cocaine & Stimulants 2,266 0.1 0.7
  Stimulants & Alcohol 1,650 0.1 0.5
  Stimulants & Marijuana 1,590 0.1 0.5
  Cocaine & Other 6,358 0.3 2.0
  Alcohol & Other 4,537 0.2 1.4
  Marijuana & Other 3,248 0.2 1.0
  Stimulants & Other 703 * 0.2
Marijuana   292,250 15.8 100.0
No other substance n/a 108,754 5.9 37.2
1 other substance Alcohol 90,846 4.9 31.1
  Cocaine 13,929 0.8 4.8
  Stimulants 12,941 0.7 4.4
  Opiates 3,020 0.2 1.0
  Other 5,863 0.3 2.0
2 other substances Alcohol & Cocaine 19,846 1.1 6.8
  Stimulants & Alcohol 12,950 0.7 4.4
  Alcohol & Opiates 4,046 0.2 1.4
  Stimulants & Cocaine 2,595 0.1 0.9
  Cocaine & Opiates 1,997 0.1 0.7
  Stimulants & Opiates 810 * 0.3
  Alcohol & Other 9,757 0.5 3.3
  Cocaine & Other 2,040 0.1 0.7
  Stimulants & Other 1,594 0.1 0.5
  Opiates & Other 1,262 0.1 0.4
Stimulants   170,470 9.2 100.0
No other substance n/a 58,722 3.2 34.4
1 other substance Marijuana 31,712 1.7 18.6
  Alcohol 22,687 1.2 13.3
  Cocaine 4,801 0.3 2.8
  Opiates 2,454 0.1 1.4
  Other 2,588 0.1 1.5
2 other substances Marijuana & Alcohol 27,421 1.5 16.1
  Marijuana & Cocaine 5,378 0.3 3.2
  Cocaine & Alcohol 4,382 0.2 2.6
  Marijuana & Opiates 2,037 0.1 1.2
  Opiates & Alcohol 1,655 0.1 1.0
  Cocaine & Opiates 1,033 0.1 0.6
  Marijuana & Other 2,878 0.2 1.7
  Alcohol & Other 1,623 0.1 1.0
  Opiates & Other 555 * 0.3
  Cocaine & Other 544 * 0.3
Other   84,459 4.6  
n/a Not applicable.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
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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