Table 6.7
Year 2000 discharges from LONG-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  10,320  3,867  903  2,907  2,204  80  49  310
Opiates  3,949  1,131  143  1,511  989  47  17  111
Cocaine  6,063  1,766  425  1,772  1,851  54  13  182
Marijuana/hashish  3,342  1,058  352  789  1,016  22  16  89
Stimulants  2,079  631  493  462  371  36  33  53
Other/unknown  850  345  66  214  164  16  4  41
No. of discharges  26,603  8,798  2,382  7,655  6,595  255  132  786
Row percent
Alcohol  100.0  37.5  8.8  28.2  21.4  0.8  0.5  3.0
Opiates  100.0  28.6  3.6  38.3  25.0  1.2  0.4  2.8
Cocaine  100.0  29.1  7.0  29.2  30.5  0.9  0.2  3.0
Marijuana/hashish  100.0  31.7  10.5  23.6  30.4  0.7  0.5  2.7
Stimulants  100.0  30.4  23.7  22.2  17.8  1.7  1.6  2.5
Other/unknown  100.0  40.6  7.8  25.2  19.3  1.9  0.5  4.8
Total  100.0  33.1  9.0  28.8  24.8  1.0  0.5  3.0
Column percent
Alcohol  38.8  44.0  37.9  38.0  33.4  31.4  37.1  39.4
Opiates  14.8  12.9  6.0  19.7  15.0  18.4  12.9  14.1
Cocaine  22.8  20.1  17.8  23.1  28.1  21.2  9.8  23.2
Marijuana/hashish  12.6  12.0  14.8  10.3  15.4  8.6  12.1  11.3
Stimulants  7.8  7.2  20.7  6.0  5.6  14.1  25.0  6.7
Other/unknown  3.2  3.9  2.8  2.8  2.5  6.3  3.0  5.2
Total  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0  100.0
Average length of stay (days)
Alcohol  63  89  43  43  54  45  58  45
Opiates  66  107  65  41  62  39  82  31
Cocaine  61  87  46  43  57  44  75  55
Marijuana/hashish  68  93  48  41  72  55  58  52
Stimulants  62  95  59  33  49  47  74  59
Other/unknown  58  83  39  35  49  43  96  45
Total  63  92  49  42  59  45  68  47
Median length of stay (days)
Alcohol  41  75  28  26  28  32  22  28
Opiates  38  91  31  21  30  30  49  17
Cocaine  30  73  28  21  25  25  49  31
Marijuana/hashish  44  85  28  21  34  39  41  28
Stimulants  43  87  40  17  29  34  55  37
Other/unknown  45  74  28  18  32  31  82  32
Total  38  75  29  23  28  30  43  28
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 4.1.02.