Primary substance use by gender, age, race, and ethnicity among admissions to substance use treatment, aged 12 years and older, 2015


STATE: Arizona Total PRIMARY SUBSTANCE
Alcohol only
Alcohol with
secondary drug
Heroin

Other opiates
Cocaine (smoked)
Cocaine (other
route)
Marijuana

Amphetamines
Other stimulants
Tranquilizers
Sedatives

Hallucinogens
Inhalants

Other/Unknown
Total No. 23,753 4,148 2,953 4,040 1,245 287 387 4,711 4,609 67 85 27 49 18 1,127
% 100.0 17.5 12.4 17.0 5.2 1.2 1.6 19.8 19.4 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 4.7
GENDER                                
Male % 55.0 57.4 61.1 59.1 46.0 53.7 55.6 58.3 46.6 50.7 42.4 55.6 63.3 88.9 46.1
Female % 45.0 42.6 38.9 40.9 54.0 46.3 44.4 41.7 53.4 49.3 57.6 44.4 36.7 11.1 53.9
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
AGE AT ADMISSION                                
12-17 years % 2.1 0.3 1.7 0.6 0.5 0.0 0.5 6.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 7.4 0.0 5.6 6.1
18-20 years % 5.6 1.8 4.0 6.3 3.0 0.7 5.4 12.2 3.7 3.0 7.1 7.4 16.3 0.0 5.1
21-25 years % 17.0 9.8 13.1 26.2 16.5 5.9 10.1 23.2 14.3 14.9 15.3 11.1 16.3 33.3 12.1
26-30 years % 18.7 12.8 16.2 26.7 24.7 8.7 15.0 19.0 18.6 25.4 16.5 11.1 16.3 5.6 14.3
31-35 years % 15.5 13.8 15.5 13.8 18.0 12.9 18.6 13.7 20.4 19.4 16.5 14.8 30.6 5.6 12.2
36-40 years % 11.5 12.3 13.5 9.0 11.7 11.5 16.0 8.7 14.3 11.9 7.1 14.8 12.2 27.8 11.4
41-45 years % 8.9 11.9 10.4 5.7 9.3 16.0 9.6 5.9 10.8 9.0 9.4 3.7 2.0 0.0 8.3
46-50 years % 7.7 12.4 10.2 4.0 4.7 16.4 8.8 4.2 8.8 7.5 7.1 7.4 4.1 5.6 8.8
51-55 years % 6.9 13.0 8.3 4.0 5.1 15.7 10.3 3.2 5.4 3.0 5.9 11.1 0.0 11.1 10.7
56-60 years % 3.9 6.9 5.1 2.5 4.0 9.8 4.4 2.0 2.5 6.0 9.4 3.7 2.0 5.6 6.9
61-65 years % 1.7 3.6 1.6 1.1 1.7 2.1 0.5 1.1 0.8 0.0 4.7 7.4 0.0 0.0 3.2
66 years and over % 0.5 1.3 0.4 0.1 0.7 0.3 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.0 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8
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
RACE                                
White % 84.4 74.8 79.2 92.1 92.0 65.2 81.9 82.6 89.9 88.1 96.5 100.0 55.1 94.4 88.4
Black or African-American % 5.9 3.7 6.5 2.6 3.3 28.2 12.1 10.7 4.0 6.0 1.2 0.0 38.8 0.0 6.7
American Indian or Alaska Native % 7.1 19.0 12.5 2.0 2.6 3.1 3.9 4.1 3.4 3.0 1.2 0.0 4.1 5.6 2.9
Asian or Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander % 0.9 0.7 0.5 2.0 1.1 1.4 1.3 0.8 0.6 1.5 1.2 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.5
Unknown % 1.6 1.9 1.4 1.3 1.0 2.1 0.8 1.8 2.0 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5
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
ETHNICITY                                
Hispanic or Latino % 27.0 20.9 23.7 27.6 27.9 27.2 46.0 32.1 29.3 29.9 22.4 11.1 26.5 27.8 18.6
Not Hispanic or Latino % 73.0 79.1 76.3 72.4 72.1 72.8 54.0 67.9 70.7 70.1 77.6 88.9 73.5 72.2 81.4
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

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 January 1, 2019