Substance Abuse Treatment Admissions by Primary Substance of Abuse,
According to Sex, Age Group, Race, and Ethnicity
Year = 2012

STATE: CALIFORNIA Total PRIMARY SUBSTANCE
Alcohol only
Alcohol with
secondary drug
Cocaine (smoked)
Cocaine (other
route)
Marijuana

Heroin

Other opiates
PCP

Hallucinogens
Amphetamines
Other stimulants
Tranquilzers
Sedatives

Inhalants

Other/Unknown
Total No. 162,663 19,286 17,304 7,074 1,777 33,536 29,102 9,294 467 115 43,340 39 409 207 81 632
% 100.0 11.9 10.6 4.3 1.1 20.6 17.9 5.7 0.3 0.1 26.6 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.4
SEX   62.6 60.9 64.3 63.1 74.2 69.1 69.7 52.6 57.2 76.5 54.8 53.8 47.4 46.4 54.3 58.2
Male %
Female % 37.3 39.1 35.5 36.8 25.6 30.9 30.3 47.3 42.8 23.5 45.1 46.2 52.3 53.6 43.2 41.8
Unknown % 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.0 2.5 0.0
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
AGE AT ADMISSION   14.9 11.4 10.7 0.6 6.4 54.7 0.5 1.0 0.9 25.2 2.7 17.9 4.6 7.7 54.3 17.6
12-17 years %
18-20 years % 5.4 2.6 3.9 0.6 5.7 10.4 5.7 4.1 2.4 17.4 4.2 5.1 9.0 4.8 9.9 5.7
21-25 years % 12.6 5.2 8.9 3.0 16.3 10.1 19.8 18.8 5.6 13.0 14.9 12.8 16.6 13.5 7.4 12.0
26-30 years % 14.1 8.6 12.2 5.9 16.7 8.4 16.0 21.9 10.7 10.4 20.1 25.6 14.7 18.4 3.7 14.6
31-35 years % 12.1 9.3 12.4 8.0 13.3 5.6 11.7 15.0 22.1 16.5 18.4 2.6 13.4 12.6 7.4 11.9
36-40 years % 8.8 9.5 10.4 8.8 8.7 3.3 8.0 9.4 15.6 3.5 12.5 7.7 10.3 14.5 1.2 9.3
41-45 years % 9.5 11.7 12.5 17.3 10.2 2.7 8.8 8.4 18.0 4.3 11.8 5.1 8.8 8.2 9.9 7.3
46-50 years % 9.1 13.9 12.3 22.1 9.0 2.1 9.9 7.7 12.4 3.5 8.8 7.7 10.0 5.8 0.0 5.4
51-55 years % 7.2 12.4 9.9 20.3 7.1 1.5 9.6 6.4 9.2 3.5 4.6 10.3 5.4 6.8 6.2 6.8
56-60 years % 3.9 8.2 4.8 8.8 3.9 0.8 6.3 4.6 3.0 1.7 1.5 2.6 5.1 5.3 0.0 5.1
61-65 years % 1.7 4.3 1.6 3.6 2.3 0.3 2.8 1.8 0.2 0.9 0.4 2.6 1.7 1.9 0.0 2.4
66 years and over % 0.7 2.9 0.5 1.2 0.5 0.1 1.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.5 0.0 2.1
Unknown % 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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
RACE   51.2 53.3 51.7 14.5 34.2 32.3 65.4 74.9 16.3 61.7 56.7 56.4 72.6 73.4 37.0 51.9
White %
Black or African-American % 14.9 15.4 16.0 72.1 29.4 21.4 8.2 5.6 46.7 7.8 5.7 12.8 5.6 6.3 7.4 13.0
American Indian or Alaska Native % 1.7 1.7 2.4 0.6 0.9 1.2 1.4 1.7 3.0 1.7 2.1 0.0 0.7 0.5 0.0 1.1
Asian or Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander % 2.8 3.5 2.4 2.5 3.6 2.6 1.5 2.5 1.3 3.5 3.6 7.7 4.2 4.8 4.9 2.8
Other % 25.0 23.0 22.3 7.9 27.9 37.0 20.4 11.7 28.9 17.4 26.5 17.9 14.2 11.6 45.7 26.7
Unknown % 4.4 3.1 5.1 2.4 4.1 5.6 3.1 3.6 3.9 7.8 5.3 5.1 2.7 3.4 4.9 4.4
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
ETHNICITY   35.5 30.6 30.8 11.2 38.5 51.6 29.9 17.7 39.4 24.3 39.0 23.1 19.8 21.3 65.4 29.7
Hispanic or Latino %
Not Hispanic or Latino % 64.5 69.4 69.2 88.8 61.5 48.4 70.1 82.3 60.6 75.7 61.0 76.9 80.2 78.7 34.6 70.3
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

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SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS)
Based on administrative data reported by States to TEDS through Jan 06,2014
-- Quantity is zero