Table 5.1
Clients in treatment, by primary focus of facility and facility operation: March 31, 2003
Number and percent distribution
Primary focus Number of clients
Total Facility operation
Private
non-
profit
Private
for-
profit
Local
govt.
State
govt.
Total Federal govt. Tribal
govt.
Dept. of
Veterans
Affairs
Dept. of
Defense
Indian
Health
Service
Other
Number, by primary focus of facility 1,092,546 615,410 282,161 101,826 45,649 37,155 28,386 6,020 2,331 418 10,345
Substance abuse treatment services   744,534 408,878 220,961  62,501 29,387 18,239 12,344 4,934   725 236  4,568
Mental health services    56,169  38,068   7,151   7,023  2,171  1,674  1,649    25     - -   - -     82
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services   255,143 153,643  46,662  29,883 13,290  6,450  4,551   743 1,133  23  5,215
General health care    17,766   5,485     563     716    104 10,495  9,709   154   473 159    403
Other/unknown    18,934   9,336   6,824   1,703    697    297    133   164     - -   - -     77
Percent distribution, by primary focus of facility 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Substance abuse treatment services  68.1  66.4  78.3  61.4  64.4  49.1  43.5  82.0  31.1  56.5  44.2
Mental health services   5.1   6.2   2.5   6.9   4.8   4.5   5.8   0.4      - -      - -   0.8
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services  23.4  25.0  16.5  29.3  29.1  17.4  16.0  12.3  48.6   5.5  50.4
General health care   1.6   0.9   0.2   0.7   0.2  28.2  34.2   2.6  20.3  38.0   3.9
Other/unknown   1.7   1.5   2.4   1.7   1.5   0.8   0.5   2.7      - -      - -   0.7
Percent distribution, by facility operation 100.0  56.3  25.8   9.3   4.2   3.4   2.6   0.6   0.2      *   0.9
Substance abuse treatment services 100.0  54.9  29.7   8.4   3.9   2.4   1.7   0.7   0.1      *   0.6
Mental health services 100.0  67.8  12.7  12.5   3.9   3.0   2.9      *      - -      - -   0.1
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services 100.0  60.2  18.3  11.7   5.2   2.5   1.8   0.3   0.4      *   2.0
General health care 100.0  30.9   3.2   4.0   0.6  59.1  54.6   0.9   2.7   0.9   2.3
Other/unknown 100.0  49.3  36.0   9.0   3.7   1.6   0.7   0.9      - -      - -   0.4
*  Less than 0.05 percent.
- -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2003.