Table 5.3
Clients in treatment according to substance abuse problem treated, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 31, 2003
Number and percent distribution
Facility operation and primary focus   Number of clients   Percent distribution
Total1 Substance abuse problem Total Substance abuse problem
Clients with
both alcohol
and drug
abuse
Clients with
drug
abuse only
Clients with
alcohol
abuse only
Clients with
both alcohol
and drug
abuse
Clients with
drug
abuse only
Clients with
alcohol
abuse only
Total  1,084,116 508,300 356,363 219,453 100.0  46.9  32.9  20.2
Facility operation  
Private non-profit   610,678 310,519 183,167 116,992 100.0  50.8  30.0  19.2
Private for-profit   279,673 105,860 119,182  54,631 100.0  37.9  42.6  19.5
Local, county, or community govt   101,622  48,547  29,806  23,269 100.0  47.8  29.3  22.9
State government    45,599  21,146  16,057   8,396 100.0  46.4  35.2  18.4
Federal government    37,070  16,537   7,252  13,281 100.0  44.6  19.6  35.8
Dept. of Veterans Affairs    28,301  13,885   5,866   8,550 100.0  49.1  20.7  30.2
Dept. of Defense     6,020   1,052   1,006   3,962 100.0  17.5  16.7  65.8
Indian Health Service     2,331   1,505     193     633 100.0  64.6   8.3  27.2
Other       418      95     187     136 100.0  22.7  44.7  32.5
Tribal government     9,474   5,691     899   2,884 100.0  60.1   9.5  30.4
Primary focus of facility  
Substance abuse treatment services   741,293 331,013 280,097 130,183 100.0  44.7  37.8  17.6
Mental health services    54,872  28,116  11,262  15,494 100.0  51.2  20.5  28.2
Mix of mental health and substance
    abuse treatment services
  251,399 129,072  57,783  64,544 100.0  51.3  23.0  25.7
General health care    17,765   8,745   3,395   5,625 100.0  49.2  19.1  31.7
Other/unknown    18,787  11,354   3,826   3,607 100.0  60.4  20.4  19.2
1 Tabulations exclude 8,430 clients reported by 217 facilities that did not respond to this question.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2003.