Table 1.7
Discharges aged 12 and older, by characteristics at admission and type of service: TEDS 2008
Percent completing treatment or transferring to further treatment
[Based on linked admission and discharge data reported to TEDS by 47 States and jurisdictions.]
Characteristics at admission No. of dis-
charges
Type of service
(percent completing treatment or transferring to further treatment)
Total Outpatient Intensive
outpatient
Short-term
residential
Long-term
residential
Hospital
residential
Detox-
ification
Outpatient
med. asst.
opi. ther.1
Med.-asst.
opi. detox2
1,622,662  62.4  56.1  52.3  71.5  58.4  86.7  85.2  30.7  37.7
Gender  
Male 1,098,349  60.5  54.8  51.9  70.8  56.9  82.9  77.9  28.5  36.6
Female   524,024  58.9  55.4  51.0  67.8  57.6  85.1  76.6  33.1  37.7
Total 1,622,373  60.0  55.0  51.5  69.8  57.2  83.7  77.5  30.3  36.9
Age at admission  
12 to 20 years   222,450  56.5  55.6  51.3  65.2  57.4  96.9  67.5  25.2  34.8
21 to 30 years   461,358  56.1  53.7  49.9  65.1  55.3  82.7  69.1  30.3  36.2
31 to 40 years   376,790  62.1  55.3  52.7  73.6  58.5  83.5  81.8  31.7  36.4
41 to 50 years   393,352  63.5  55.5  52.3  74.4  57.6  79.3  81.2  30.2  36.9
Over 50 years   168,712  61.4  55.5  50.7  67.0  57.7  86.5  77.6  29.3  39.4
Total 1,622,662  59.9  54.9  51.3  69.7  57.1  83.3  77.5  30.3  36.9
Race/ethnicity  
White (non-Hispanic)   957,149  61.0  57.5  53.9  69.6  59.9  83.8  73.8  31.1  39.4
Black (non-Hispanic)   336,115  58.8  51.5  46.0  69.2  50.9  72.4  82.8  28.2  32.1
Hispanic origin   214,853  57.8  49.5  48.8  73.2  55.5 103.2  83.1  30.6  40.9
Other    95,620  58.1  50.2  52.9  68.8  60.7  93.6  83.3  28.4  20.9
Total 1,603,737  59.9  54.7  51.5  69.8  57.2  83.7  77.7  30.3  37.0
Primary substance  
Alcohol   665,529  64.8  57.9  54.4  70.5  57.6  79.1  80.3  31.4  19.0
Opiates   312,753  50.5  42.5  37.2  57.5  46.5  78.3  69.9  30.3  38.8
Marijuana   269,316  51.6  50.4  48.8  61.7  51.8  81.8  67.1  23.0  27.5
Cocaine   196,530  63.9  53.1  52.4  81.4  57.4  86.2  91.0  29.9  60.3
Stimulants   132,654  66.7  60.0  62.7  79.8  73.9 103.5  85.4  51.1  56.1
Other/unknown    45,880  67.6  73.1  60.6  73.8  44.0 139.5  63.4  27.7  36.6
Total 1,622,662  60.0  55.0  51.5  69.8  57.2  83.7  77.5  30.3  36.9
Frequency of use  
No use in the past month   467,804  58.0  56.8  56.7  75.9  59.6  83.1  71.3  38.0  34.9
Some use   521,274  60.0  53.2  49.1  72.3  60.5  83.0  90.6  33.1  55.7
Daily   605,778  60.5  49.6  44.0  65.6  51.4  80.1  74.4  27.8  34.9
Total 1,594,856  59.6  54.2  51.1  69.4  57.3  81.1  77.6  30.2  37.0
No. of prior treatment episodes
None   627,172  60.0  57.0  53.8  69.9  60.8  87.2  74.9  32.0  39.9
1 or more   838,690  54.2  46.6  48.0  68.4  50.8  81.9  76.0  27.8  35.8
Total 1,465,862  56.7  51.9  50.5  68.9  54.0  83.8  75.6  28.9  37.0
Treatment referral source  
Criminal justice/DUI   597,410  60.9  59.5  54.1  73.2  60.2 105.7  84.6  31.8  54.0
Individual   529,884  57.6  47.5  46.3  62.6  57.1  83.1  72.2  29.3  34.2
Health care/community   465,713  62.1  51.4  50.6  75.4  55.5  78.0  86.8  33.1  47.8
Total 1,593,007  19.0  13.4  16.4  33.8  20.5  36.3  26.0   6.9   8.7
Employment status3  
Employed   421,512  64.0  61.2  63.7  79.5  71.6  77.1  79.3  35.5  51.9
Unemployed/Not in labor force 1,126,668  60.1  48.9  55.6  72.0  60.6  76.8  76.7  31.4  59.2
Total 1,548,180  61.2  53.7  58.0  73.2  61.5  76.9  77.1  32.5  57.6
Years of education3  
Fewer than 12 years   474,027  57.3  49.2  53.1  69.2  58.2  74.6  75.7  30.0  49.8
12 years (or GED)   646,914  62.0  54.7  59.4  73.5  62.2  77.8  76.5  32.8  61.1
More than 12 years   355,633  65.9  58.4  62.7  77.9  65.5  78.4  79.3  37.2  62.0
Total 1,476,574  61.4  53.8  58.1  73.4  61.6  77.1  76.9  32.7  57.6
1 Outpatient and intensive outpatient medication-assisted opioid therapy only.
2 Medication-assisted opioid detoxification (free-standing, hospital, and outpatient) only.
3 Includes only discharges aged 16 and above for employment status and aged 18 and older for years of education.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 5.06.10.

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