Substance Abuse Treatment Admissions by Primary Substance of Abuse,
According to Sex, Age Group, Race, and Ethnicity
Year = 2015

STATE: ALABAMA 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. 11,075 1,901 775 596 327 2,780 859 1,895 1 13 1,504 35 204 51 4 130
% 100.0 17.2 7.0 5.4 3.0 25.1 7.8 17.1 0.0 0.1 13.6 0.3 1.8 0.5 0.0 1.2
SEX   62.2 73.6 68.1 58.9 66.4 71.8 61.5 44.6 100.0 61.5 53.8 42.9 37.7 51.0 50.0 65.4
Male %
Female % 37.8 26.4 31.9 41.1 33.6 28.2 38.5 55.4 0.0 38.5 46.2 57.1 62.3 49.0 50.0 34.6
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   8.1 2.1 4.3 0.3 0.6 26.3 0.7 0.8 0.0 23.1 1.9 0.0 6.4 9.8 0.0 12.3
12-17 years %
18-20 years % 4.4 1.8 2.7 0.3 0.6 9.5 3.6 2.3 0.0 0.0 3.7 2.9 9.3 5.9 0.0 6.9
21-25 years % 14.1 8.1 11.1 1.8 7.6 17.9 19.0 14.4 0.0 7.7 17.4 22.9 20.6 23.5 25.0 21.5
26-30 years % 17.4 11.4 12.5 7.0 15.3 16.1 28.6 24.2 100.0 38.5 19.4 20.0 17.6 19.6 0.0 16.9
31-35 years % 16.6 13.0 14.1 9.2 22.3 11.8 25.0 21.7 0.0 7.7 21.5 20.0 16.2 15.7 25.0 18.5
36-40 years % 12.1 13.9 11.2 11.4 17.1 8.5 10.9 13.6 0.0 15.4 15.2 8.6 9.8 7.8 50.0 10.8
41-45 years % 8.8 13.2 11.4 14.8 12.5 3.9 6.1 9.0 0.0 7.7 10.2 11.4 4.9 9.8 0.0 5.4
46-50 years % 6.9 11.9 12.4 19.5 9.2 2.7 2.9 5.8 0.0 0.0 4.3 5.7 4.9 7.8 0.0 1.5
51-55 years % 6.3 11.5 12.4 20.0 9.5 2.3 0.8 4.4 0.0 0.0 4.1 8.6 5.4 0.0 0.0 3.1
56-60 years % 3.7 8.0 6.5 12.2 4.0 0.8 2.1 2.5 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.0 3.9 0.0 0.0 0.8
61-65 years % 1.1 3.1 1.3 2.9 1.2 0.1 0.1 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.3
66 years and over % 0.5 1.9 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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   56.7 54.5 53.7 21.3 24.2 37.8 76.7 71.8 100.0 84.6 82.3 57.1 73.0 78.4 75.0 67.7
White %
Black or African-American % 27.0 28.5 36.1 69.8 65.4 42.0 13.2 7.9 0.0 15.4 3.0 22.9 11.3 13.7 0.0 14.6
American Indian or Alaska Native % 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Asian or Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander % 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other % 0.7 1.1 0.6 0.7 0.3 1.2 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 1.5
Unknown % 15.3 15.3 9.2 8.2 9.8 18.6 9.8 19.9 0.0 0.0 13.9 20.0 15.2 7.8 25.0 16.2
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
ETHNICITY   0.8 0.8 1.4 0.3 0.3 1.3 0.3 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.8
Hispanic or Latino %
Not Hispanic or Latino % 79.3 77.1 89.7 88.3 81.0 72.9 82.8 77.3 100.0 92.3 84.4 71.4 81.4 94.1 75.0 79.2
Unknown % 19.9 22.1 8.9 11.4 18.7 25.9 16.9 22.0 0.0 7.7 15.0 28.6 17.6 5.9 25.0 20.0
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

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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 Nov 01, 2016