Table 5.3
Clients in treatment, according to substance abuse problem treated, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 31, 2006
Number and percent distribution
Facility operation and primary focus   Number of clients   Percent distribution
Total1 Substance abuse problem Total Substance abuse problem
Both alcohol
and drug
abuse
Drug
abuse only
Alcohol
abuse only
Both alcohol
and drug
abuse
Drug
abuse only
Alcohol
abuse only
Total  1,122,556 521,067 394,295 207,194 100.0  46.4  35.1  18.5
Facility operation  
Private non-profit   618,473 314,539 195,191 108,743 100.0  50.9  31.6  17.6
Private for-profit   327,153 119,295 147,464  60,394 100.0  36.5  45.1  18.5
Local, county, or community govt.    88,894  44,609  26,239  18,046 100.0  50.2  29.5  20.3
State government    41,094  18,584  16,843   5,667 100.0  45.2  41.0  13.8
Federal government    36,320  17,155   7,172  11,993 100.0  47.2  19.7  33.0
Dept. of Veterans Affairs    28,903  15,145   5,996   7,762 100.0  52.4  20.7  26.9
Dept. of Defense     5,452   1,107     834   3,511 100.0  20.3  15.3  64.4
Indian Health Service     1,910     875     341     694 100.0  45.8  17.9  36.3
Other        55      28       1      26 100.0  50.9   1.8  47.3
Tribal government    10,622   6,885   1,386   2,351 100.0  64.8  13.0  22.1
Primary focus of facility  
Substance abuse treatment services   767,818 334,182 311,197 122,439 100.0  43.5  40.5  15.9
Mental health services    51,570  26,516  11,643  13,411 100.0  51.4  22.6  26.0
Mix of mental health and substance
    abuse treatment services
  276,844 146,827  65,629  64,388 100.0  53.0  23.7  23.3
General health care    16,151   8,069   3,676   4,406 100.0  50.0  22.8  27.3
Other/unknown    10,173   5,473   2,150   2,550 100.0  53.8  21.1  25.1
1 Tabulations exclude 8,325 clients (1% of all clients) reported by 278 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), 2006.

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