Table 5.4
Clients under age 18 in treatment, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 31, 2004
Number and percent distribution
Primary focus Total1 Facility operation
Private
non-
profit
Private
for-
profit
Local
govt.
State
govt.
Total
Federal
govt.
Federal govt. Tribal
govt.
Dept. of Veterans Affairs Dept. of Defense Indian Health Service Other
Number of clients under age 18
Number, by primary focus of facility 91,112 60,114 15,830 8,819 4,279 396 - - 132 241 23 1,674
Substance abuse treatment services 52,517 35,765  7,584 5,490 2,737 178 - -  81  89  8   763
Mental health services  6,740  4,652  1,549   347   142  46 - -   1  45 - -     4
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services 30,264 18,563  6,520 2,844 1,303 165 - -  50 100 15   869
General health care    413    353      9    22     - -   7 - -   - -   7 - -    22
Other/unknown  1,178    781    168   116    97   - - - -   - -   - - - -    16
Column percent
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
Substance abuse treatment services  57.6  59.5  47.9  62.3  64.0  44.9      - -  61.4  36.9  34.8  45.6
Mental health services   7.4   7.7   9.8   3.9   3.3  11.6      - -   0.8  18.7      - -   0.2
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services  33.2  30.9  41.2  32.2  30.5  41.7      - -  37.9  41.5  65.2  51.9
General health care   0.5   0.6   0.1   0.2      - -   1.8      - -      - -   2.9      - -   1.3
Other/unknown   1.3   1.3   1.1   1.3   2.3      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -   1.0
Row percent
Percent distribution, by facility operation 100.0  66.0  17.4   9.7   4.7   0.4      - -   0.1   0.3      *   1.8
Substance abuse treatment services 100.0  68.1  14.4  10.5   5.2   0.3      - -   0.2   0.2      *   1.5
Mental health services 100.0  69.0  23.0   5.1   2.1   0.7      - -      *   0.7      - -   0.1
General health care 100.0  61.3  21.5   9.4   4.3   0.5      - -   0.2   0.3      *   2.9
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services 100.0  85.5   2.2   5.3      - -   1.7      - -      - -   1.7      - -   5.3
Other/unknown 100.0  66.3  14.3   9.8   8.2      - -      - -      - -      - -      - -   1.4
1 58 facilities reporting 2,482 total clients did not respond to the question about clients under age 18.
- -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2004.