Table 5.5
Clients under age 18 in treatment, according to type of care received, by facility operation and primary focus of facility:
March 31, 2006
Number and percent distribution
Facility operation and primary focus   Number of clients under age 18   Percent distribution
Total1 Type of care received Total Type of care received
Outpatient Non-
hospital
residential
Hospital
inpatient
Outpatient Non-
hospital
residential
Hospital
inpatient
Total 91,873 80,252 10,713 908 100.0 87.4 11.7 1.0
Facility operation  
Private non-profit 57,879 49,829 7,749 301 100.0 86.1 13.4 0.5
Private for-profit 17,772 14,864 2,420 488 100.0 83.6 13.6 2.7
Local, county, or community govt. 10,279 10,073 204 2 100.0 98.0 2.0 *
State government 3,932 3,611 208 113 100.0 91.8 5.3 2.9
Federal government 448 360 84 4 100.0 80.4 18.8 0.9
Dept. of Veterans Affairs 22 22 - - - - 100.0 100.0 - - - -
Dept. of Defense 53 53 - - - - 100.0 100.0 - - - -
Indian Health Service 373 285 84 4 100.0 76.4 22.5 1.1
Other - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tribal government 1,563 1,515 48 - - 100.0 96.9 3.1 - -
Primary focus of facility  
Substance abuse treatment services 50,952 44,369 6,368 215 100.0 87.1 12.5 0.4
Mental health services 5,944 4,806 850 288 100.0 80.9 14.3 4.8
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services 33,698 29,864 3,437 397 100.0 88.6 10.2 1.2
General health care 436 427 1 8 100.0 97.9 0.2 1.8
Other/unknown 843 786 57 - - 100.0 93.2 6.8 - -
1 One hundred fifty-six facilities reporting 3,471 total clients did not respond to the question about clients under age 18.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- - Quantity is zero.
No facilities in this category.
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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