Table 6.6
Year 2001 discharges from SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL/REHABILITATION treatment1 by reason for discharge, according to primary substance at admission: TEDS 2001
Number, percent distribution, average length of stay, and median length of stay
[Based on linked discharges and discharge data reported to TEDS by 22 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 18,820 13,124 1,799 2,300 1,231 44 41 281
Opiates 3,802 2,055 366 916 385 4 13 63
Cocaine 5,971 3,389 687 1,008 777 19 9 82
Marijuana/hashish 6,237 3,713 683 813 899 24 7 98
Stimulants 4,863 2,609 761 870 441 48 12 122
Other/unknown 1,097 630 120 202 102 7 4 32
No. of discharges 40,790 25,520 4,416 6,109 3,835 146 86 678
Row percent
Alcohol 100.0 69.7 9.6 12.2 6.5 0.2 0.2 1.5
Opiates 100.0 54.1 9.6 24.1 10.1 0.1 0.3 1.7
Cocaine 100.0 56.8 11.5 16.9 13.0 0.3 0.2 1.4
Marijuana/hashish 100.0 59.5 11.0 13.0 14.4 0.4 0.1 1.6
Stimulants 100.0 53.7 15.6 17.9 9.1 1.0 0.2 2.5
Other/unknown 100.0 57.4 10.9 18.4 9.3 0.6 0.4 2.9
Total 100.0 62.6 10.8 15.0 9.4 0.4 0.2 1.7
Column percent
Alcohol 46.1 51.4 40.7 37.6 32.1 30.1 47.7 41.4
Opiates 9.3 8.1 8.3 15.0 10.0 2.7 15.1 9.3
Cocaine 14.6 13.3 15.6 16.5 20.3 13.0 10.5 12.1
Marijuana/hashish 15.3 14.5 15.5 13.3 23.4 16.4 8.1 14.5
Stimulants 11.9 10.2 17.2 14.2 11.5 32.9 14.0 18.0
Other/unknown 2.7 2.5 2.7 3.3 2.7 4.8 4.7 4.7
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Average length of stay (days)
Alcohol 26 25 23 21 43 54 59 17
Opiates 22 25 25 12 33 63 11
Cocaine 30 28 21 27 49 57 125 20
Marijuana/hashish 35 38 30 21 38 44 49 25
Stimulants 29 32 33 16 36 35 39 16
Other/unknown 33 37 25 22 46 16 22 30
Total 28 28 26 20 41 44 61 19
Median length of stay (days)
Alcohol 20 21 19 9 20 21 41 10
Opiates 14 23 9 5 16 32 6
Cocaine 21 25 12 11 22 20 69 10
Marijuana/hashish 27 28 25 10 19 13 58 13
Stimulants 23 28 26 7 18 19 35 9
Other/unknown 22 27 18 8 23 14 23 21
Total 21 25 20 8 20 19 41 10
1 Excludes records where methadone use was planned.
Low precision; no estimate reported.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 5.31.03.