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: Pennsylvania 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. 42,496 10,013 2,658 16,099 4,765 1,274 770 5,111 488 22 433 19 61 106 16 661
% 100.0 23.6 6.3 37.9 11.2 3.0 1.8 12.0 1.1 0.1 1.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 1.6
GENDER   71.4 76.4 79.0 68.4 62.8 59.0 75.8 80.0 65.4 59.1 57.3 26.3 70.5 69.8 75.0 69.6
Male %
Female % 28.6 23.6 21.0 31.6 37.2 41.0 24.2 20.0 34.6 40.9 42.7 73.7 29.5 30.2 25.0 30.4
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
AGE AT ADMISSION   2.5 0.6 1.5 0.4 0.7 0.1 0.5 15.6 2.0 9.1 0.9 0.0 4.9 0.0 6.3 5.4
12-17 years %
18-20 years % 4.2 2.1 2.7 4.0 3.0 0.9 2.1 11.7 3.9 0.0 5.5 0.0 6.6 0.9 31.3 4.7
21-25 years % 19.6 10.8 14.4 24.7 21.7 5.3 10.5 26.6 19.5 18.2 16.2 5.3 32.8 23.6 6.3 19.7
26-30 years % 23.4 14.3 17.6 31.0 28.8 9.5 18.4 19.3 23.6 13.6 25.6 21.1 21.3 25.5 6.3 21.8
31-35 years % 16.5 13.0 15.4 19.3 20.3 13.1 16.0 11.2 19.1 31.8 21.5 31.6 14.8 24.5 18.8 18.6
36-40 years % 9.8 11.8 12.2 8.9 10.4 13.8 15.6 5.7 12.5 9.1 7.2 15.8 9.8 13.2 6.3 8.0
41-45 years % 8.3 13.9 12.0 5.1 5.7 17.9 14.4 4.9 9.4 9.1 8.1 0.0 1.6 7.5 0.0 7.7
46-50 years % 6.9 13.4 11.7 3.1 4.2 17.7 12.5 2.5 5.3 4.5 5.1 5.3 6.6 0.9 6.3 6.8
51-55 years % 5.2 11.1 7.9 2.0 3.5 14.9 6.4 1.7 2.5 4.5 5.1 0.0 1.6 2.8 12.5 3.6
56-60 years % 2.5 5.6 3.5 1.0 1.4 5.8 2.5 0.8 1.6 0.0 3.7 5.3 0.0 0.9 6.3 2.6
61-65 years % 0.8 2.1 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.9 0.8 0.1 0.4 0.0 0.9 15.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
66 years and over % 0.4 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6
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
RACE   82.2 83.3 72.0 89.9 89.9 51.1 69.1 63.2 92.6 81.8 88.7 94.7 70.5 31.1 100.0 84.1
White %
Black or African-American % 10.2 9.3 19.2 3.5 3.9 41.4 20.6 24.8 2.7 0.0 6.5 0.0 19.7 50.9 0.0 9.7
American Indian or Alaska Native % 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Asian or Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander % 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Other % 3.0 2.7 3.1 2.7 1.2 3.4 6.0 5.7 1.6 0.0 1.8 0.0 3.3 9.4 0.0 2.7
Unknown % 4.0 4.0 4.4 3.4 4.4 3.7 3.9 5.7 2.7 18.2 3.0 5.3 6.6 8.5 0.0 3.3
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
ETHNICITY   6.4 5.9 8.2 6.1 2.1 6.9 11.2 10.9 3.1 4.5 5.3 5.3 8.2 22.6 0.0 7.0
Hispanic or Latino %
Not Hispanic or Latino % 84.2 83.0 82.7 85.5 87.4 84.5 79.7 79.9 90.8 81.8 86.1 84.2 91.8 72.6 87.5 84.6
Unknown % 9.4 11.2 9.1 8.3 10.5 8.6 9.1 9.2 6.1 13.6 8.5 10.5 0.0 4.7 12.5 8.5
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

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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