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Table T9_2_3_5-3d

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 9_2_3_5.3d
People age 18 and over who received any illicit drug or alcohol abuse treatment in the last 12 months,a by education, United States, 2010
  TotalLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
RaceWhite only1.
Black only1.
Multiple races1.
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races1.80.2DSUDSU1.40.1DSUDSU
  Non-Hispanic, White1.
  Non-Hispanic, Black1.
Hispanic, all races1.
  Mexican, Mexican American1.
  Other Hispanic/Latino/Spanish origin1.10.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
County typebMetropolitan1.
  Large central metro1.
  Large fringe metro1.
  Medium metro1.
  Small metro1.

a Received any illicit drug or alcohol treatment refers to treatment received in order to reduce or stop drug or alcohol use, or for medical problems associated with drug or alcohol use. It includes treatment received at any location, such as a hospital, rehabilitation facility (inpatient or outpatient), mental health center, emergency room, private doctor's office, self-help group, or prison/jail. Any illicit drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic drug used nonmedically, based on data from original questions, not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.

b Specification of metropolitan and nonmetropolitan subgroups changed in 2009; results should not be compared to previous years. For information on the urban-rural classification scheme, refer to for details.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T9_2_3_5-3d: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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