Table 7.7
Year 2005 discharges from HOSPITAL RESIDENTIAL treatment1
by age at first use, 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 13 States and jurisdictions that offered hospital residential substance abuse treatment and reported these data to TEDS.]
Age at first use Total Reason for discharge, transfer, or discontinuance of treatment
Completed Transferred Completed or
transferred
Dropped
out
Terminated Other
Total discharges 7,301 4,877 1,141 6,018 842 290 151
Number
12 years or under   873   564   165   729  96  31  17
13 to 14 years 1,201   836   173 1,009 127  51  14
15 to 17 years 1,958 1,342   323 1,665 191  66  36
18 to 21 years 1,300   841   203 1,044 171  61  24
Over 21 years 1,395   945   198 1,143 183  51  18
No. of discharges  6,727 4,528 1,062 5,590 768 260 109
Column percent
12 years or under  13.0  12.5  15.5  13.0  12.5  11.9  15.6
13 to 14 years  17.9  18.5  16.3  18.1  16.5  19.6  12.8
15 to 17 years  29.1  29.6  30.4  29.8  24.9  25.4  33.0
18 to 21 years  19.3  18.6  19.1  18.7  22.3  23.5  22.0
Over 21 years  20.7  20.9  18.6  20.4  23.8  19.6  16.5
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Row percent
12 years or under 100.0  64.6  18.9  83.5  11.0   3.6   1.9
13 to 14 years 100.0  69.6  14.4  84.0  10.6   4.2   1.2
15 to 17 years 100.0  68.5  16.5  85.0   9.8   3.4   1.8
18 to 21 years 100.0  64.7  15.6  80.3  13.2   4.7   1.8
Over 21 years 100.0  67.7  14.2  81.9  13.1   3.7   1.3
Total  100.0  67.3  15.8  83.1  11.4   3.9   1.6
Median length of stay (days)
12 years or under  15  19  12   7  12  12
13 to 14 years  14  17  11   7  12  13
15 to 17 years  17  20  12   6  11  11
18 to 21 years  17  20  11   5   9  12
Over 21 years  17  20  10   6  12  13
Total   16  19  11     6  11  12
Average length of stay (days)
12 years or under  65  74  53  49  19  68
13 to 14 years  48  56  22  41  18  60
15 to 17 years  63  76  22  43  47  83
18 to 21 years  41  49  18  33  18  49
Over 21 years  31  34  18  29  20  51
Total   50  58  25    38  26  65
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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