Table 6.1b
Detoxification admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to gender and race/ethnicity: TEDS 2005
Row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Gender and race/ethnicity No. of detox-ification
admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission Total
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 409,731 31.3 18.4 25.5 4.9 8.9 2.0 2.1 4.2 0.1 0.7 0.2 * * 0.1 1.6 100.0
Gender                                  
Male 305,880 33.8 19.6 25.0 3.9 8.1 1.9 2.1 3.3 0.1 0.5 0.2 * * 0.1 1.5 100.0
Female 103,812 23.9 14.9 27.1 8.0 10.9 2.3 2.2 6.9 * 1.2 0.4 * * 0.1 2.0 100.0
Race/ethnicity                                  
White (non-Hispanic) 226,304 35.0 14.7 23.5 7.8 5.6 1.9 2.1 5.9 0.1 0.9 0.3 * * 0.1 1.9 100.0
Black (non-Hispanic) 93,317 17.2 31.3 22.1 1.0 21.3 2.6 2.6 0.6 * 0.2 0.1 * 0.1 * 0.9 100.0
Hispanic origin 66,815 31.1 15.1 40.2 1.3 3.8 1.9 1.3 3.1 0.1 0.4 0.2 * * 0.1 1.4 100.0
Mexican 24,130 55.3 6.3 24.4 1.2 2.8 1.4 1.2 6.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 * * 0.2 0.3 100.0
Puerto Rican 26,775 11.6 21.8 56.0 1.1 3.9 2.3 1.0 0.2 * 0.6 0.1 * * * 1.3 100.0
Cuban 2,683 26.1 19.0 33.5 3.0 8.3 1.1 1.8 1.0 0.1 0.6 0.1 * - - * 5.3 100.0
Other/not specified 13,227 27.6 16.7 38.3 1.8 4.4 1.9 2.1 3.6 0.1 0.4 0.2 * * * 2.9 100.0
Other 19,199 52.6 12.5 16.6 2.9 4.1 1.2 2.0 6.1 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 1.3 100.0
Alaska Native 664 31.5 13.4 37.3 6.6 3.0 2.1 2.4 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2 - - - - - - - - 100.0
American Indian 9,443 74.4 10.3 3.7 2.2 1.7 0.6 1.7 4.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.8 100.0
Asian/Pacific Islander 2,888 35.1 13.8 18.8 4.5 6.5 1.5 2.2 15.4 * 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 1.4 100.0
Other 6,204 30.0 15.1 33.0 2.8 6.6 2.0 2.2 5.3 - - 0.6 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 2.1 100.0
* 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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