Table 5.3
Clients in treatment, according to substance abuse problem treated, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 31, 2004
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  1,066,351 493,552 362,103 210,696 100.0  46.3  34.0  19.8
Facility operation  
Private non-profit   586,767 295,881 179,103 111,783 100.0  50.4  30.5  19.1
Private for-profit   293,754 108,322 132,231  53,201 100.0  36.9  45.0  18.1
Local, county, or community govt.    96,041  47,674  27,480  20,887 100.0  49.6  28.6  21.7
State government    43,071  19,567  15,595   7,909 100.0  45.4  36.2  18.4
Federal government    36,264  16,171   6,460  13,633 100.0  44.6  17.8  37.6
Dept. of Veterans Affairs    28,192  14,303   5,417   8,472 100.0  50.7  19.2  30.1
Dept. of Defense     6,335   1,121     793   4,421 100.0  17.7  12.5  69.8
Indian Health Service     1,582     647     229     706 100.0  40.9  14.5  44.6
Other       155     100      21      34 100.0  64.5  13.5  21.9
Tribal government    10,454   5,937   1,234   3,283 100.0  56.8  11.8  31.4
Primary focus of facility  
Substance abuse treatment services   730,633 319,223 290,133 121,277 100.0  43.7  39.7  16.6
Mental health services    50,229  26,446   9,991  13,792 100.0  52.7  19.9  27.5
Mix of mental health and substance
    abuse treatment services
  249,993 131,038  54,807  64,148 100.0  52.4  21.9  25.7
General health care    16,603   7,992   3,576   5,035 100.0  48.1  21.5  30.3
Other/unknown    18,893   8,853   3,596   6,444 100.0  46.9  19.0  34.1
1 Tabulations exclude 5,900 clients reported by 241 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), 2004.