Table 5.6
Clients under age 18 in treatment, according to type of care received, by facility operation and primary focus of facility:
March 30, 2007
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 Residential
(non-hospital)
Hospital inpatient Outpatient Residential
(non-hospital)
Hospital inpatient
Total  85,518 74,500 10,134   884 100.0  87.1  11.9   1.0
Facility operation  
Private non-profit 54,505 47,323  6,921   261 100.0  86.8  12.7   0.5
Private for-profit 16,874 13,921  2,480   473 100.0  82.5  14.7   2.8
Local, county, or community govt.  8,660  8,224    427     9 100.0  95.0   4.9   0.1
State government  3,084  2,735    223   126 100.0  88.7   7.2   4.1
Federal government    725    668     54     3 100.0  92.1   7.4   0.4
Dept. of Veterans Affairs      1       - -       - -     1 100.0      - -      - - 100.0
Dept. of Defense      6      6       - -     - - 100.0 100.0      - -      - -
Indian Health Service    713    657     54     2 100.0  92.1   7.6   0.3
Other      5      5       - -     - - 100.0 100.0      - -      - -
Tribal government  1,670  1,629     29    12 100.0  97.5   1.7   0.7
Primary focus of facility  
Substance abuse treatment services 47,304 40,750  6,333   221 100.0  86.1  13.4   0.5
Mental health services  4,642  3,858    575   209 100.0  83.1  12.4   4.5
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services 31,383 27,808  3,126   449 100.0  88.6  10.0   1.4
General health care    852    847       - -     5 100.0  99.4      - -   0.6
Other/unknown  1,337  1,237    100     - - 100.0  92.5   7.5      - -
1 Thirty-four facilities reporting 550 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), 2007.

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