Table C.4
SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL treatment discharges:
Average length of stay in treatment (mean), maximum length of stay, and standard deviation of the mean: TEDS 2005
SHORT-TERM RESID: Gender Mean Maximum Standard deviation
All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other
All 25.9 26.7 27.3 18.5 26.2 36.6 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,209 1,375 1,308 46.4 35.0 40.9 57.9 62.0 97.1
Male 25.9 26.6 26.2 18.7 27.5 39.2 1,406 1,406 1,095 1,209 1,190 1,242 46.5 34.1 42.8 59.2 61.1 101.7
Female 25.8 26.8 29.2 18.2 23.0 31.8 1,375 1,366 1,176 1,151 1,375 1,308 46.3 37.2 37.4 55.5 63.9 88.2
SHORT-TERM RESID: Age Mean Maximum Standard deviation
9.3 7.4 16.8 11.4 12.3 7.4 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,402 1,282 1,292 55.7 41.2 89.5 72.6 57.2 40.0
All 25.9 26.7 27.3 18.5 26.2 36.6 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,209 1,375 1,308 46.5 35.0 40.9 58.0 62.2 97.5
<21 33.2 34.7 37.8 24.0 30.3 39.2 1,155 900 892 1,038 1,126 1,155 55.5 46.0 44.7 67.6 69.4 92.3
21-30 25.6 27.0 27.4 18.0 23.9 36.4 1,406 1,406 994 1,172 1,091 1,242 50.2 39.9 42.8 60.0 56.0 102.2
31-40 25.3 26.1 26.4 17.4 27.2 38.3 1,375 1,135 1,176 1,201 1,375 1,308 47.7 33.7 44.3 55.2 72.6 105.8
41-50 24.6 25.2 24.2 18.5 25.4 37.4 1,366 1,366 977 1,209 924 860 40.6 30.4 33.8 56.9 53.5 92.5
>50 23.3 24.1 23.9 17.1 23.3 26.7 849 684 575 699 383 849 31.7 24.2 32.0 45.2 32.2 68.9
SHORT-TERM RESID: Race/ethnicity Mean Maximum Standard deviation
All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other
All 25.9 26.7 27.3 18.6 26.2 37.0 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,209 1,375 1,308 46.5 35.1 41.0 58.1 62.2 98.0
White 25.9 26.6 25.9 19.4 26.7 37.5 1,375 1,366 1,176 1,172 1,375 1,308 48.3 36.3 41.2 61.0 64.8 105.8
Black 25.7 26.1 27.1 19.2 27.5 35.8 1,261 1,261 983 1,209 1,190 973 45.9 32.9 40.2 61.6 64.6 85.0
Hispanic 25.7 27.3 34.4 14.2 21.5 29.8 1,095 776 1,095 745 807 638 37.5 29.7 39.5 39.9 42.9 73.3
Other 27.8 28.9 30.0 17.4 24.9 57.7 1,406 1,406 484 483 829 646 46.4 40.0 45.2 42.6 57.7 102.3
SHORT-TERM RESID: Primary substance Mean Maximum Standard deviation
All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other
All 25.9 26.7 27.3 18.6 26.2 36.7 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,209 1,375 1,308 46.5 35.0 40.9 58.1 62.2 97.6
Alcohol 24.4 25.0 25.0 18.4 25.5 31.2 1,308 1,147 1,176 1,162 1,190 1,308 42.4 29.7 47.7 56.6 63.6 96.7
Opiates 20.7 24.9 21.7 11.5 18.2 17.0 1,375 1,150 931 1,172 1,375 1,017 36.4 28.8 34.7 41.8 50.9 54.2
Cocaine 26.2 27.0 27.2 19.7 26.7 34.4 1,406 1,406 892 1,209 1,091 1,111 47.6 38.2 31.9 62.5 62.4 92.9
Marijuana 34.0 33.8 36.1 28.0 34.3 47.8 1,189 1,107 427 1,038 1,189 1,155 57.6 46.0 40.1 77.1 75.4 104.1
Stimulants 28.3 30.9 30.0 18.7 22.4 45.2 1,028 1,028 484 992 389 983 49.1 45.8 34.8 53.4 37.0 108.4
Other/unk 36.8 26.4 34.2 33.1 40.9 91.4 1,095 1,018 1,095 798 894 830 76.3 42.8 73.6 75.9 84.3 142.2
   
SHORT-TERM RESID: Frequency Mean Maximum Standard deviation
All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other
All 25.6 26.5 27.1 18.3 26.0 33.6 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,209 1,375 1,308 45.3 34.4 40.3 57.5 62.1 90.1
No past mth 34.1 34.1 29.6 39.3 42.5 36.4 1,261 1,261 1,176 943 829 1,155 58.9 46.6 48.3 92.3 80.3 90.9
1-3 past mth 31.6 30.2 33.3 28.7 32.5 55.4 1,091 723 669 798 1,091 688 54.5 43.5 39.6 71.8 79.2 107.1
1-2 past wk 26.0 24.8 29.4 21.4 30.1 40.0 1,189 912 767 1,162 1,189 892 47.3 29.7 37.4 72.4 80.7 100.2
3-6 past wk 24.0 26.0 25.3 15.4 21.8 32.0 1,366 1,366 977 1,201 906 1,308 40.4 32.0 32.8 52.0 47.5 94.3
Daily 23.2 24.8 25.4 15.6 22.3 29.0 1,406 1,406 1,095 1,209 1,375 1,242 40.8 30.7 40.1 49.8 55.1 84.3
SHORT-TERM RESID: Age at 1st use Mean Maximum Standard deviation
All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other
All 25.6 26.6 27.4 18.4 25.8 32.1 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,209 1,375 1,242 45.5 34.3 41.1 58.3 62.1 90.3
12 & under 28.1 27.8 32.3 21.4 28.4 38.4 1,375 1,150 994 972 1,375 1,155 50.9 33.6 56.0 60.9 69.7 110.4
13-14 28.3 28.6 30.2 21.1 32.1 34.7 1,406 1,406 788 1,209 1,189 1,017 53.7 43.1 43.8 69.1 78.7 95.0
15-17 25.4 26.4 26.8 18.8 23.5 32.9 1,242 1,135 892 1,154 1,091 1,242 44.4 33.2 40.3 59.6 56.0 95.0
18-21 23.5 25.1 25.3 15.6 22.7 25.4 1,190 1,018 1,176 982 1,190 983 39.2 30.6 38.1 45.9 57.2 68.8
>21 24.5 25.9 25.7 17.1 24.4 31.8 1,366 1,366 1,095 1,201 1,079 973 42.0 31.5 32.8 57.3 50.6 86.1
SHORT-TERM RESID: Prior treatment Mean Maximum Standard deviation
All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other
All 26.1 27.2 27.3 19.7 27.4 28.2 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,209 1,375 1,308 46.7 36.9 40.2 60.8 64.1 82.0
No prior 27.7 28.2 29.2 22.5 29.8 28.7 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,201 1,190 1,308 53.6 42.6 36.3 74.3 74.1 96.4
1 prior 25.8 27.3 24.6 18.6 29.4 24.8 1,375 1,366 982 741 1,375 1,103 43.7 36.0 38.1 48.0 76.5 68.5
2 prior 25.6 27.6 26.0 17.3 23.8 25.2 1,261 1,261 994 704 924 484 44.1 40.2 54.0 44.4 43.4 56.4
3 prior 25.1 25.8 24.9 19.5 26.3 32.8 1,209 643 759 1,209 829 567 41.6 29.2 43.4 65.4 52.1 68.6
4 prior 24.6 26.0 23.8 19.8 20.6 32.6 972 421 931 972 200 781 41.5 28.9 43.3 68.6 25.0 85.0
5+ prior 23.5 25.2 24.1 14.6 23.9 33.1 1,135 1,135 1,095 554 294 734 33.9 26.1 47.5 31.1 35.2 75.4
   
SHORT-TERM RESID: Referral source Mean Maximum Standard deviation
All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other
All 25.9 26.5 27.3 18.8 26.4 37.4 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,209 1,375 1,308 46.8 34.9 41.7 59.0 63.3 98.3
Individual 26.0 25.1 27.6 19.6 29.8 49.4 1,406 1,406 983 1,209 1,375 1,111 53.4 36.0 42.8 62.0 82.5 114.3
Crim justice 33.2 31.3 35.5 33.3 34.5 49.4 1,261 1,261 1,176 1,162 1,189 892 55.0 44.3 44.8 84.0 71.2 99.6
A/D care prov 20.2 24.5 16.7 10.2 15.1 15.7 1,366 1,366 1,095 943 549 1,242 27.9 24.4 23.8 28.9 27.1 61.6
Other hlth care 23.3 22.9 29.5 18.2 21.6 36.1 1,040 761 994 1,040 457 1,017 47.0 30.1 59.0 64.2 37.4 104.5
Oth community 29.4 29.6 33.6 23.5 25.8 32.5 1,308 1,135 977 1,172 692 1,308 50.2 40.4 47.4 66.8 45.2 99.0
SHORT-TERM RESID: Employment (16+) Mean Maximum Standard deviation
All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other
All 25.2 26.4 26.7 17.6 25.3 30.7 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,209 1,375 1,308 44.5 34.2 40.5 56.1 61.2 86.7
Employed 24.4 23.4 26.6 22.0 30.1 33.3 1,366 1,366 983 1,209 1,126 1,308 49.1 34.6 50.0 75.8 73.3 106.0
Full time 23.7 22.8 26.8 21.3 29.3 31.2 1,366 1,366 977 1,209 1,079 1,242 46.3 31.3 51.3 77.5 65.3 96.7
Part time 27.1 26.7 26.1 24.3 32.2 43.1 1,308 1,261 983 704 1,126 1,308 59.1 47.3 46.7 69.8 91.2 141.3
Unemployed 25.3 26.1 25.0 18.6 26.7 43.2 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,201 1,091 1,103 49.5 39.3 46.0 57.1 59.6 102.1
Not in lab force 25.3 27.5 27.7 16.4 23.8 24.9 1,375 1,107 1,095 1,172 1,375 1,111 40.7 31.7 34.2 50.6 59.2 72.4
SHORT-TERM RESID: Education (18+) Mean Maximum Standard deviation
All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other All Com-
plete
Trans-
fer
Drop
out
Termi-
nated
Other
All 24.3 25.8 25.8 17.1 23.8 25.9 1,406 1,406 1,176 1,209 1,375 1,308 42.3 33.3 39.8 53.0 56.2 78.8
<12 23.2 25.7 25.8 14.6 21.7 21.0 1,406 1,406 994 1,058 982 734 37.8 31.4 36.8 42.0 50.8 58.1
12 or GED 24.8 26.4 25.5 17.3 24.5 27.2 1,366 1,366 1,176 1,154 1,126 1,103 43.9 37.2 41.1 51.2 55.4 80.7
>12 24.9 25.0 26.4 20.7 26.2 30.5 1,375 1,028 1,095 1,209 1,375 1,308 44.5 28.6 41.0 70.2 65.6 97.7
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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