Table 2.1
Facility operation: 1997-20031
Number and percent distribution
Facility operation Number of facilities Percent distribution
1997 1998 1999 2000 2002 2003 1997 1998 1999 2000 2002 2003
Total  10,860 13,455 15,239 13,428 13,720 13,623 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Facility operation  
Private non-profit  6,498  7,489  9,077  7,988  8,365  8,258  59.8  55.7  59.6  59.5  61.0  60.6
Private for-profit  2,550  3,775  3,976  3,478  3,357  3,403  23.5  28.1  26.1  25.9  24.5  25.0
Local government    887  1,105  1,134  1,067  1,046    979   8.2   8.2   7.4   7.9   7.6   7.2
State government    483    589    555    414    441    475   4.4   4.4   3.6   3.1   3.2   3.5
Federal government    293    317    321    311    335    339   2.7   2.4   2.1   2.3   2.4   2.5
Dept. of Veterans Affairs    154    149    168    152    189    196   1.4   1.1   1.1   1.1   1.4   1.4
Dept. of Defense    102    128    116    113    111    102   0.9   1.0   0.8   0.8   0.8   0.7
Indian Health Service     35     30     22     40     28     34   0.3   0.2   0.1   0.3   0.2   0.2
Other      2     10     15      6      7      7      *   0.1   0.1      *   0.1   0.1
Tribal government    149    180    176    170    176    169   1.4   1.3   1.2   1.3   1.3   1.2
1 Survey reference dates were: Oct. 1, 1997-2000, March 29, 2002, and March 31, 2003. See Appendix C for changes in the survey base, methods, and instruments that affect analysis of trends over time.
*  Less than 0.05 percent.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Uniform Facility Data Set (UFDS), 1997-1999; National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2000, 2002-2003.