Substance Abuse Treatment Admissions by Primary Substance of Abuse,
According to Sex, Age Group, Race, and Ethnicity
Year = 2013, UNITED STATES

  Total PRIMARY SUBSTANCE
Alcohol only
Alcohol with secondary
drug
Cocaine (smoked)
Cocaine (other
route)
Marijuana
Heroin
Other opiates
PCP
Hallucinogens
Amphetamines
Other stimulants
Tranquilizers
Sedatives
Inhalants
Other/Unknown
Total No. 1,739,523 368,007 280,935 71,586 33,888 289,379 334,163 161,332 5,325 2,160 140,334 880 15,962 3,360 943 31,269
% 100.0 21.2 16.2 4.1 1.9 16.6 19.2 9.3 0.3 0.1 8.1 0.1 0.9 0.2 0.1 1.8
SEX   66.4 71.5 72.1 59.0 68.5 72.7 65.8 53.1 60.6 72.7 52.8 58.8 50.1 44.7 61.0 60.1
Male %
Female % 33.5 28.5 27.8 41.0 31.5 27.2 34.1 46.9 39.4 27.3 47.2 41.3 49.9 55.3 38.9 39.7
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 0.1 0.2
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
AGE AT ADMISSION   6.0 1.3 2.9 0.3 1.2 27.1 0.5 1.0 0.4 15.6 2.4 6.8 2.8 3.6 19.7 11.0
12-17 years %
18-20 years % 5.4 2.4 3.9 0.9 2.7 12.9 5.2 4.8 2.1 18.1 5.0 10.2 5.9 4.3 11.7 6.9
21-25 years % 15.7 8.7 11.9 4.2 11.4 20.4 22.1 21.8 15.0 23.8 16.4 17.7 16.6 11.7 13.1 15.6
26-30 years % 16.2 11.0 13.7 7.8 15.2 14.3 21.3 25.0 27.9 15.0 20.9 18.3 19.6 14.0 12.6 15.4
31-35 years % 13.6 11.3 13.4 10.9 16.0 10.0 14.9 18.4 26.1 12.4 19.5 17.5 16.5 12.8 12.6 13.0
36-40 years % 9.6 10.7 10.6 11.9 13.2 5.6 8.9 9.8 13.1 6.4 12.8 10.9 9.9 9.9 10.7 9.3
41-45 years % 9.8 12.9 12.5 18.7 13.4 3.9 8.5 6.8 6.8 3.5 10.0 6.6 8.3 7.5 5.2 8.3
46-50 years % 9.8 15.1 13.7 21.5 12.9 2.9 7.6 5.3 5.1 2.7 7.2 6.3 7.6 7.9 6.0 7.8
51-55 years % 7.6 13.3 10.5 15.1 8.7 1.8 5.7 3.9 2.7 1.3 4.0 3.5 6.7 7.1 5.5 6.4
56-60 years % 3.9 7.8 4.8 6.3 3.7 0.8 3.3 2.2 0.6 0.5 1.3 1.6 3.6 4.5 1.7 3.6
61-65 years % 1.5 3.5 1.5 1.9 1.1 0.2 1.3 0.8 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.5 1.7 3.9 0.4 1.5
66 years and over % 0.7 2.0 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.7 12.7 0.3 0.9
Unknown % 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1
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   66.9 72.1 62.8 34.6 51.2 50.1 73.0 88.1 18.2 73.0 75.9 80.6 84.8 85.6 78.3 69.3
White %
Black or African-American % 19.0 13.6 23.6 57.2 34.0 32.8 12.6 4.7 64.9 15.0 3.9 9.1 5.9 6.5 7.3 17.9
American Indian or Alaska Native % 2.6 4.4 3.8 0.9 1.0 2.1 1.0 1.9 0.9 2.1 3.0 1.8 0.7 1.6 5.4 2.0
Asian or Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander % 1.1 1.2 0.9 0.7 0.8 1.4 0.6 0.6 0.6 1.3 3.0 1.4 0.6 0.6 2.0 1.4
Other % 7.9 6.5 6.9 5.1 10.9 10.0 10.5 2.7 12.9 5.3 10.5 4.2 6.3 3.5 4.6 4.4
Unknown % 2.5 2.1 2.0 1.6 2.1 3.5 2.3 2.0 2.5 3.3 3.7 3.0 1.6 2.2 2.4 5.0
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
ETHNICITY   14.3 13.2 12.6 8.9 19.6 18.7 15.8 6.0 21.2 9.9 19.8 9.3 9.5 8.5 12.8 10.5
Hispanic or Latino %
Not Hispanic or Latino % 84.6 85.8 86.5 90.2 79.5 80.1 82.9 92.7 77.6 88.3 79.5 89.3 89.5 91.0 86.1 85.2
Unknown % 1.1 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 1.1 1.4 1.3 1.1 1.8 0.7 1.4 1.0 0.5 1.1 4.3
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 Apr 04, 2016