Table 5.3
Clients in treatment, according to substance abuse problem and co-occurring mental health disorders,
by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 31, 2010
Number and percent
Facility operation and primary focus Substance abuse problem Co-occurring substance abuse and mental health disorder 
Number of clients Percent distribution Total2 Number of
clients
Percent
Total1 Both
alcohol
and
drug abuse
Drug
abuse only
Alcohol
abuse only
Total Both
alcohol
and drug
abuse
Drug
abuse
only
Alcohol
abuse
only
Total 1,172,842 498,671 459,069 215,102 100.0  42.5  39.1  18.3 1,103,602 479,699  43.5
Facility operation      
Private non-profit   624,504 298,969 213,433 112,102 100.0  47.9  34.2  18.0 593,375 267,732  45.1
Private for-profit   371,548 116,007 192,001  63,540 100.0  31.2  51.7  17.1 339,410 130,369  38.4
Local, county, or community govt.    70,456  36,020  19,924  14,512 100.0  51.1  28.3  20.6  66,191  27,300  41.2
State government    47,124  19,006  21,819   6,299 100.0  40.3  46.3  13.4  46,275  19,732  42.6
Federal government    47,636  22,952   9,685  14,999 100.0  48.2  20.3  31.5  47,069  29,331  62.3
Dept. of Veterans Affairs    39,137  20,252   8,378  10,507 100.0  51.7  21.4  26.8  38,725  26,035  67.2
Dept. of Defense     7,015   2,042     960   4,013 100.0  29.1  13.7  57.2   6,921   2,501  36.1
Indian Health Service     1,431     620     347     464 100.0  43.3  24.2  32.4   1,370     770  56.2
Other        53      38        - -      15 100.0  71.7      - -  28.3      53      25  47.2
Tribal government    11,574   5,717   2,207   3,650 100.0  49.4  19.1  31.5  11,282   5,235  46.4
Primary focus of facility      
Substance abuse treatment services   779,240 300,136 356,144 122,960 100.0  38.5  45.7  15.8 714,073 267,968  37.5
Mental health services    44,139  22,410  10,573  11,156 100.0  50.8  24.0  25.3  44,051  31,507  71.5
Mix of mental health and substance
    abuse treatment services
  329,283 166,030  87,191  76,062 100.0  50.4  26.5  23.1 326,266 169,264  51.9
General health care    15,964   7,897   4,179   3,888 100.0  49.5  26.2  24.4  15,300   9,300  60.8
Other/unknown   4,214   2,198     982   1,034 100.0  52.2  23.3  24.5   3,912   1,660  42.4
 - -  Quantity is zero.
1 Excludes 2,620 clients (<1 percent of all clients) reported by the 981 facilities that did not respond to the substance abuse problem.
2 Excludes 5,812 clients (<1 percent of all clients) reported by the 1,019 facilities that did not respond to the co-occurring disorders question and 66,048 clients (5.6 percent of all clients) reported by facilities that responded to the co-occurring disorders question but reported no clients with a mental health disorder. 
NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 percent and numbers may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2010.

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