Table 6.7
Year 2001 discharges from LONG-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 15,746 5,644 1,591 4,580 3,231 65 17 618
Opiates 6,345 1,609 524 2,432 1,510 23 2 245
Cocaine 11,569 2,944 1,310 3,476 3,330 51 6 452
Marijuana/hashish 5,679 1,549 603 1,498 1,777 44 7 201
Stimulants 4,795 1,152 860 1,868 515 27 11 362
Other/unknown 1,465 460 181 428 285 16 2 93
No. of discharges 45,599 13,358 5,069 14,282 10,648 226 45 1,971
Row percent
Alcohol 100.0 35.8 10.1 29.1 20.5 0.4 0.1 3.9
Opiates 100.0 25.4 8.3 38.3 23.8 0.4 * 3.9
Cocaine 100.0 25.4 11.3 30.0 28.8 0.4 0.1 3.9
Marijuana/hashish 100.0 27.3 10.6 26.4 31.3 0.8 0.1 3.5
Stimulants 100.0 24.0 17.9 39.0 10.7 0.6 0.2 7.5
Other/unknown 100.0 31.4 12.4 29.2 19.5 1.1 0.1 6.3
Total 100.0 29.3 11.1 31.3 23.4 0.5 0.1 4.3
Column percent
Alcohol 34.5 42.3 31.4 32.1 30.3 28.8 37.8 31.4
Opiates 13.9 12.0 10.3 17.0 14.2 10.2 4.4 12.4
Cocaine 25.4 22.0 25.8 24.3 31.3 22.6 13.3 22.9
Marijuana/hashish 12.5 11.6 11.9 10.5 16.7 19.5 15.6 10.2
Stimulants 10.5 8.6 17.0 13.1 4.8 11.9 24.4 18.4
Other/unknown 3.2 3.4 3.6 3.0 2.7 7.1 4.4 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 57 77 45 36 60 45 36 47
Opiates 55 87 54 34 58 54 31
Cocaine 56 77 48 34 65 57 41
Marijuana/hashish 66 101 46 40 68 55 46
Stimulants 48 85 65 20 48 66 109 31
Other/unknown 61 90 36 35 73 87 46
Total 57 82 50 34 62 56 68 41
Median length of stay (days)
Alcohol 31 62 29 20 28 30 24 22
Opiates 29 69 33 16 30 41 14
Cocaine 28 60 30 16 28 42 16
Marijuana/hashish 36 87 30 19 36 30 22
Stimulants 25 73 35 10 29 43 41 13
Other/unknown 36 75 28 19 41 42 21
Total 30 67 30 17 29 35 34 18
1 Excludes records where methadone use was planned.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
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.