Table 2.2
Facility operation and primary focus of facility: 2003-20071
Number and percent distribution
Facility operation and primary focus Number of facilities Percent distribution
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Total  13,623 13,454 13,371 13,771 13,648 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Facility operation  
Private non-profit  8,258  8,053  7,912  8,111  7,907  60.6  59.9  59.2  58.9  57.9
Private for-profit  3,403  3,488  3,571  3,807  3,906  25.0  25.9  26.7  27.6  28.6
Local, county, or community govt.    979    956    947    896    887   7.2   7.1   7.1   6.5   6.5
State government    475    458    453    441    431   3.5   3.4   3.4   3.2   3.2
Federal government    339    327    318    331    328   2.5   2.4   2.4   2.4   2.4
Dept. of Veterans Affairs    196    185    186    186    183   1.4   1.4   1.4   1.4   1.3
Dept. of Defense    102    102     93    101     94   0.7   0.8   0.7   0.7   0.7
Indian Health Service     34     34     35     42     42   0.2   0.3   0.3   0.3   0.3
Other      7      6      4      2      9   0.1      *      *      *   0.1
Tribal government    169    172    170    185    189   1.2   1.3   1.3   1.3   1.4
Primary focus of facility  
Substance abuse treatment services  8,351  8,340  8,307  8,577  8,360  61.3  62.0  62.1  62.3  61.3
Mental health services  1,157  1,104  1,063  1,050    949   8.5   8.2   8.0   7.6   7.0
Mix of mental health and substance
    abuse treatment services
 3,600  3,558  3,568  3,715  3,957  26.4  26.4  26.7  27.0  29.0
General health care    249    219    249    223    189   1.8   1.6   1.9   1.6   1.4
Other/unknown    266    233    184    206    193   2.0   1.7   1.4   1.5   1.4
1 Survey reference dates were: March 31, 2003-2006, and March 30, 2007. See Appendix A for changes in the survey base, methods, and instruments that affect analysis of trends over time.

*  Less than 0.05 percent.

SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2003-2007. 

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