Substance Use Treatment Admissions by Primary Substance of Use,
According to Sex, Age Group, Race, and Ethnicity among admissions aged 12 and older
Year = 2014

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

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

Amphetamines
Other stimulants
Tranquilizers
Sedatives

Hallucinogens
PCP

Inhalants

Other/Unknown
Total No. 316,670 32,276 29,742 76,985 17,045 9,589 3,094 48,415 96,513 74 674 351 168 727 80 937
% 100.0 10.2 9.4 24.3 5.4 3.0 1.0 15.3 30.5 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.3
GENDER   63.4 64.4 65.4 68.7 51.8 65.5 78.0 70.8 56.2 43.2 49.6 48.4 69.0 58.7 52.5 60.9
Male %
Female % 36.5 35.6 34.6 31.3 48.1 34.4 22.0 29.2 43.7 56.8 50.4 51.6 31.0 41.3 47.5 38.8
Unknown % 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 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   8.8 5.1 6.8 0.3 0.6 0.4 5.0 44.4 1.9 16.2 4.7 4.0 25.0 1.4 22.5 11.4
12-17 years %
18-20 years % 4.0 1.6 2.6 3.4 1.9 0.6 6.7 9.3 3.7 2.7 10.5 5.7 7.1 0.0 2.5 6.6
21-25 years % 13.6 6.0 9.0 19.1 13.9 2.1 19.1 13.4 14.2 18.9 15.7 12.5 28.6 6.3 12.5 14.1
26-30 years % 15.6 9.2 13.6 18.1 20.4 4.4 16.9 10.7 19.2 13.5 13.9 20.2 7.1 6.3 15.0 16.4
31-35 years % 14.4 11.6 14.6 13.0 18.6 7.3 13.7 8.4 19.6 8.1 15.1 8.5 7.1 16.4 20.0 13.4
36-40 years % 10.1 10.3 11.7 8.6 10.9 7.8 9.2 4.7 13.4 16.2 9.3 12.0 6.0 22.8 7.5 7.9
41-45 years % 9.3 12.6 11.7 7.6 8.6 14.6 9.5 3.3 11.4 8.1 7.1 12.0 8.3 16.2 5.0 7.7
46-50 years % 9.2 14.0 12.2 9.6 7.8 21.9 7.7 2.5 8.7 8.1 7.1 8.8 7.1 15.1 10.0 7.0
51-55 years % 7.7 14.0 10.2 9.3 7.5 22.2 6.5 2.0 5.3 2.7 5.9 8.5 2.4 8.5 5.0 6.4
56-60 years % 4.6 9.2 5.0 6.5 5.8 13.1 3.9 0.9 2.1 2.7 5.6 6.0 0.0 6.6 0.0 4.9
61-65 years % 2.0 4.3 2.0 3.4 2.8 4.3 1.3 0.3 0.5 2.7 4.2 1.1 1.2 0.3 0.0 2.6
66 years and over % 0.7 2.2 0.7 1.1 1.3 1.3 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5
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   53.7 58.8 54.5 63.8 70.0 13.7 31.2 35.2 54.8 56.8 75.1 63.5 61.9 12.5 50.0 50.9
White %
Black or African-American % 12.3 11.3 13.3 8.1 7.5 74.1 27.1 17.9 6.9 10.8 5.0 7.4 10.7 41.8 7.5 9.8
American Indian or Alaska Native % 1.7 1.9 2.4 1.5 1.4 0.6 0.4 1.5 2.0 0.0 0.6 0.6 0.0 2.8 5.0 1.3
Asian or Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander % 2.4 2.4 2.0 1.3 2.4 1.7 3.9 2.5 3.4 8.1 1.8 2.3 4.8 1.1 7.5 4.6
Other % 24.7 21.1 22.3 21.6 14.6 6.6 30.7 36.2 26.8 18.9 13.1 18.8 10.7 30.8 25.0 26.9
Unknown % 5.2 4.4 5.6 3.6 4.1 3.3 6.8 6.6 6.2 5.4 4.5 7.4 11.9 11.0 5.0 6.5
Total % 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
ETHNICITY   33.0 26.5 29.3 28.7 18.6 8.1 37.5 48.4 36.9 21.6 19.9 24.5 23.8 42.5 31.3 28.1
Hispanic or Latino %
Not Hispanic or Latino % 63.8 69.9 67.4 69.1 79.3 90.7 58.5 47.0 59.4 73.0 77.6 72.1 72.0 53.5 67.5 68.1
Unknown % 3.3 3.6 3.3 2.2 2.1 1.1 4.0 4.6 3.7 5.4 2.5 3.4 4.2 4.0 1.3 3.8
Total % 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

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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 October 1, 2018