Table 4.11
Year 2005 discharges from INTENSIVE OUTPATIENT treatment1
by years of education (aged 18 and over), according to reason for discharge: TEDS 2005
Number, percent distribution, and median and average lengths of stay
[Based on linked admission and discharge data reported by 32 States and jurisdictions that offered intensive outpatient substance abuse treatment and reported these data to TEDS.]
Years of education Total Reason for discharge, transfer, or discontinuance of treatment
Completed Transferred Completed or
transferred
Dropped
out
Terminated Other
Total discharges
aged 18 and over
119,751 42,768 22,607 65,375 29,694 15,047 9,635
Number
Fewer than 12 years  40,059 11,986  7,954 19,940 11,143  5,770 3,206
12 years (or GED)  50,811 18,534  9,748 28,282 12,246  6,265 4,018
More than 12 years  26,675 11,567  4,736 16,303  5,859  2,709 1,804
No. of discharges  117,545 42,087 22,438 64,525 29,248 14,744 9,028
Column percent
Fewer than 12 years  34.1  28.5  35.4  30.9  38.1  39.1  35.5
12 years (or GED)  43.2  44.0  43.4  43.8  41.9  42.5  44.5
More than 12 years  22.7  27.5  21.1  25.3  20.0  18.4  20.0
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Row percent
Fewer than 12 years 100.0  29.9  19.9  49.8  27.8  14.4   8.0
12 years (or GED) 100.0  36.5  19.2  55.7  24.1  12.3   7.9
More than 12 years 100.0  43.4  17.8  61.1  22.0  10.2   6.8
Total  100.0  35.8  19.1  54.9  24.9  12.5   7.7
Median length of stay (days)
Fewer than 12 years  45  63  46  29  42  43
12 years (or GED)  44  57  44  29  40  39
More than 12 years  44  53  43  29  38  36
Total   44  57  44    29  40  40
Average length of stay (days)
Fewer than 12 years  80  98  93  56  70  77
12 years (or GED)  75  88  82  55  69  71
More than 12 years  73  83  79  52  67  70
Total   76  90  85    55  69  73
1 Excludes records where opioid replacement therapy was planned.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.03.06.

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