Table 6.2
Discharges aged 12 and older from hospital residential treatment.
Characteristics at admission, by reason for discharge: TEDS 2008
Number 
[Based on linked admission and discharge data reported by the 16 States and jurisdictions that offered hospital residential substance abuse treatment and reported these data to TEDS.]
Characteristics at admission Reason for discharge (number)
Total Completed Transferred
to further
treatment
Dropped out Terminated
by facility
Other
All hospital residential
treatment discharges
  5,543   2,503   1,726     862      93     359
Gender
Male   3,692   1,707   1,117     546      66     256
Female   1,850     796     609     316      27     102
No. of discharges   5,542   2,503   1,726     862      93     358
Age at admission
12 to 20 years     356     168      75      58      33      22
21 to 30 years   1,335     597     390     247      10      91
31 to 40 years   1,386     599     444     227      15     101
41 to 50 years   1,709     780     577     230      25      97
Over 50 years     757     359     240     100      10      48
No. of discharges   5,543   2,503   1,726     862      93     359
Race/ethnicity
White (non-Hispanic)   4,090   1,856   1,290     627      60     257
Black (non-Hispanic)     822     318     262     157      20      65
Hispanic origin     285     200      48      25       4       8
Other     342     129     124      52       9      28
No. of discharges   5,539   2,503   1,724     861      93     358
Primary substance
Alcohol   2,973   1,331   1,002     401      40     199
Opiates   1,010     544     252     160      10      44
Marijuana     406     160     116      85      19      26
Cocaine     666     270     188     139      14      55
Stimulants     260     101      92      36       7      24
Other/unknown     228      97      76      41       3      11
No. of discharges   5,543   2,503   1,726     862      93     359
Frequency of use
No use in the past month     474     222     106      94      18      34
Some use   1,345     571     399     245      35      95
Daily use   3,633   1,678   1,190     498      39     228
No. of discharges   5,452   2,471   1,695     837      92     357
No. of prior treatment episodes
None   1,932     789     617     312      26     188
1 or more   3,413   1,603   1,064     515      66     165
No. of discharges   5,345   2,392   1,681     827      92     353
Treatment referral source
Criminal justice/DUI     824     439     242      88      13      42
Individual   2,225     951     750     342      30     152
Health care/community   2,417   1,071     718     418      50     160
No. of discharges   5,466   2,461   1,710     848      93     354
Employment status1
Employed     953     413     322     131      13      74
Unemployed/Not in labor force   4,478   2,050   1,390     698      68     272
No. of discharges   5,431   2,463   1,712     829      81     346
Years of education1
Fewer than 12 years   1,480     638     466     253      23     100
12 years (or GED)   2,415   1,087     792     355      22     159
More than 12 years   1,451     704     434     212      23      78
No. of discharges   5,346   2,429   1,692     820      68     337
1 Includes only discharges aged 16 and above for employment status and aged 18 and older for years of education.
NOTE: The "Other" category includes clients who were discharged because they were incarcerated, died, moved, became ill, were hospitalized, or other reason somewhat out of client's control, or if the client status at discharge was not known.
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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