Table 6.6
Year 2000 discharges from SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL/REHABILITATION treatment by reason for discharge, according to primary substance at admission: TEDS 2000
Number, percent distribution, average length of stay, and median length of stay
[Based on linked discharges and discharge data reported to TEDS by 18 States and jurisdictions.]
Primary substance at admission Total Reason for discharge, transfer, or discontinuance of treatment
Treatment completed Transferred
to other SA treatment
Left against professional advice Terminated
by facility
Incar-
cerated
Death Other
Number
Alcohol  17,182  11,515  1,917  2,162  1,078  249  35  226
Opiates  3,587  2,106  265  827  318  44  11  16
Cocaine  5,473  3,024  541  1,000  662  176  22  48
Marijuana/hashish  5,876  3,388  599  900  785  90  8  106
Stimulants  3,269  1,724  525  557  353  63  16  31
Other/unknown  988  528  133  211  72  22  2  20
No. of discharges  36,375  22,285  3,980  5,657  3,268  644  94  447
Row percent
Alcohol  100.0  67.0  11.2  12.6  6.3  1.4  0.2  1.3
Opiates  100.0  58.7  7.4  23.1  8.9  1.2  0.3  0.4
Cocaine  100.0  55.3  9.9  18.3  12.1  3.2  0.4  0.9
Marijuana/hashish  100.0  57.7  10.2  15.3  13.4  1.5  0.1  1.8
Stimulants  100.0  52.7  16.1  17.0  10.8  1.9  0.5  0.9
Other/unknown  100.0  53.4  13.5  21.4  7.3  2.2  0.2  2.0
Total  100.0  61.3  10.9  15.6  9.0  1.8  0.3  1.2
Column percent
Alcohol  47.2  51.7  48.2  38.2  33.0  38.7  37.2  50.6
Opiates  9.9  9.5  6.7  14.6  9.7  6.8  11.7  3.6
Cocaine  15.0  13.6  13.6  17.7  20.3  27.3  23.4  10.7
Marijuana/hashish  16.2  15.2  15.1  15.9  24.0  14.0  8.5  23.7
Stimulants  9.0  7.7  13.2  9.8  10.8  9.8  17.0  6.9
Other/unknown  2.7  2.4  3.3  3.7  2.2  3.4  2.1  4.5
Total  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0
Average length of stay (days)
Alcohol  28  26  19  33  41  57  80  22
Opiates  22  25  19  13  28  31  10
Cocaine  33  30  21  36  48  50  131  24
Marijuana/hashish  37  42  22  35  34  52  25
Stimulants  25  31  17  18  23  22  43  27
Other/unknown  33  38  18  28  33  59  27
Total  29  30  19  29  37  49  81  23
Median length of stay (days)
Alcohol  21  22  16  13  19  21  29  14
Opiates  17  27  14  5  14  14  28  8
Cocaine  22  26  25  14  19  18  55  16
Marijuana/hashish  27  28  23  13  18  21  7  14
Stimulants  22  27  14  7  13  15  29  16
Other/unknown  23  27  14  12  14  24  52  14
Total  22  26  19  11  17  20  30  14
Low precision; no estimate reported.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 4.1.02.