Table 5.2
Year 2005 discharges from SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL treatment1
by gender, 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 31 States and jurisdictions that offered short-term residential substance abuse treatment and reported these data to TEDS.]
Gender Total Reason for discharge, transfer, or discontinuance of treatment
Completed Transferred Completed or
transferred
Dropped
out
Terminated Other
Total discharges 128,756 72,221 22,452 94,673 19,760  9,300 5,023
Number
Male  87,764 50,715 14,327 65,042 12,948 6,542 3,232
Female  40,982 21,505  8,124 29,629  6,809 2,756 1,788
No. of discharges  128,746 72,220 22,451 94,671 19,757 9,298 5,020
Column percent
Male  68.2  70.2  63.8  68.7  65.5  70.4  64.4
Female  31.8  29.8  36.2  31.3  34.5  29.6  35.6
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Row percent
Male 100.0  57.8  16.3  74.1  14.8   7.5   3.7
Female 100.0  52.5  19.8  72.3  16.6   6.7   4.4
Total  100.0  56.1  17.4  73.5  15.3   7.2   3.9
Median length of stay (days)
Male  21  25  21   7  14  10
Female  21  25  25   7  13   9
Total   21  25  22     7  14  10
Average length of stay (days)
Male  26  27  26  19  27  39
Female  26  27  29  18  23  32
Total   26  27  27    19  26  37
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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