Table C.7
DETOXIFICATION discharges:
Average length of stay in treatment (mean), maximum length of stay, and standard deviation of the mean: TEDS 2005
DETOX: 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 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
Male 8.6 6.9 16.3 10.4 11.5 6.7 1,416 1,416 1,411 1,402 1,282 792 52.3 38.8 86.8 69.1 57.2 36.2
Female 11.6 9.1 17.9 14.6 14.6 9.8 1,440 1,331 1,440 1,395 965 1,292 65.0 48.6 94.8 82.5 57.4 51.3
DETOX: 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 9.3 7.4 16.8 11.4 12.3 7.4 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,402 1,282 1,292 55.6 41.2 89.4 72.6 57.2 40.0
<21 13.1 11.4 18.4 17.9 15.8 4.7 1,321 1,321 781 1,290 1,078 369 56.8 40.3 65.9 93.8 67.0 19.3
21-30 9.4 7.6 15.2 11.3 11.5 6.2 1,440 1,364 1,440 1,399 1,282 1,292 55.2 40.4 83.3 70.6 53.1 39.3
31-40 10.6 8.0 20.7 12.1 12.9 10.4 1,375 1,375 1,365 1,301 974 1,102 63.8 46.7 106.3 76.8 59.3 51.2
41-50 8.8 7.1 15.9 10.9 12.1 7.1 1,416 1,416 1,355 1,402 1,115 923 53.9 41.2 86.7 70.9 56.9 38.5
>50 6.5 5.7 10.8 7.9 10.7 5.6 1,382 1,382 1,310 1,262 1,036 477 36.5 28.8 57.4 52.4 56.6 25.7
DETOX: 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 9.4 7.5 16.8 11.4 12.3 7.3 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,402 1,282 1,292 55.8 41.3 89.6 72.6 57.4 40.0
White 9.1 7.8 13.3 10.0 14.5 8.3 1,440 1,382 1,440 1,402 1,282 1,292 52.1 40.4 74.9 65.1 63.5 46.8
Black 13.6 9.3 27.3 21.5 14.0 7.1 1,416 1,416 1,352 1,395 1,078 923 78.1 55.4 124.7 109.3 63.1 33.6
Hispanic 5.3 4.8 10.0 5.1 4.0 6.1 1,399 1,194 1,365 1,399 244 450 26.0 18.3 52.7 34.9 12.8 23.2
Other 6.9 6.2 12.5 8.7 15.3 3.5 1,316 1,316 956 1,293 946 332 40.7 36.7 53.8 55.8 70.5 15.0
DETOX: 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 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
Alcohol 6.8 5.6 13.6 9.2 11.8 3.9 1,416 1,416 1,411 1,339 1,115 923 45.7 35.5 79.2 64.4 58.8 24.6
Opiates 9.8 9.1 14.3 9.2 8.2 10.0 1,399 1,331 1,310 1,399 846 1,102 53.0 43.2 78.6 59.7 38.4 42.3
Cocaine 18.1 11.9 28.1 30.1 17.6 8.3 1,402 1,375 1,352 1,402 1,078 727 92.7 63.9 124.6 134.5 77.5 34.6
Marijuana 21.9 15.3 33.6 33.6 26.4 16.8 1,440 1,144 1,440 1,204 1,282 391 89.8 51.8 133.5 132.4 99.9 47.0
Stimulants 9.5 8.2 12.0 8.1 19.3 11.1 1,292 1,101 1,278 733 952 1,292 42.0 27.4 60.1 37.5 67.9 61.1
Other/unk 12.0 10.2 12.1 5.3 21.2 50.0 1,364 1,364 1,056 881 339 789 56.1 47.4 67.1 32.8 50.8 125.0
   
DETOX: 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 9.3 7.3 16.7 11.4 11.0 10.0 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,402 1,282 1,292 55.5 40.6 88.7 72.5 55.6 45.8
No past mth 27.9 25.6 16.9 56.4 61.7 36.6 1,375 1,375 1,310 1,262 1,282 789 108.8 95.8 92.3 173.5 131.5 97.9
1-3 past mth 7.3 4.4 22.9 22.7 19.8 8.0 1,339 1,314 1,282 1,339 802 450 50.8 32.4 105.4 106.9 77.7 35.1
1-2 past wk 7.2 4.3 24.6 19.4 17.8 6.8 1,355 1,328 1,355 1,293 1,115 325 52.2 31.7 113.4 101.3 94.1 21.7
3-6 past wk 9.4 6.6 16.7 17.8 11.3 8.3 1,395 1,331 1,248 1,395 965 578 58.2 40.2 91.1 95.4 47.0 34.4
Daily 9.0 7.6 15.9 9.5 8.7 7.9 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,402 1,036 1,292 53.0 40.4 85.5 64.2 47.2 39.4
DETOX: 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 9.5 7.4 18.3 12.1 11.0 5.7 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,402 1,282 1,292 57.3 42.0 94.8 76.0 55.0 29.9
12 & under 11.2 7.8 25.1 16.7 10.0 5.0 1,440 1,375 1,440 1,337 965 421 69.9 48.5 123.0 95.0 52.2 22.8
13-14 11.2 8.5 22.2 15.7 14.0 6.0 1,382 1,382 1,275 1,290 1,282 775 67.5 52.3 104.9 90.7 71.4 34.1
15-17 9.5 7.2 20.3 13.7 10.2 4.2 1,416 1,416 1,365 1,402 952 468 59.6 44.4 100.5 84.1 53.4 22.2
18-21 8.1 6.3 16.2 10.1 11.2 5.4 1,399 1,321 1,248 1,399 1,078 1,292 49.4 33.3 86.5 67.5 60.5 32.9
>21 8.8 7.7 13.1 8.6 10.4 9.0 1,316 1,316 1,310 1,295 540 743 46.5 34.9 73.1 54.5 40.0 37.8
DETOX: 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 10.8 8.2 17.7 15.0 13.9 5.4 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,402 1,282 1,292 65.4 49.4 94.6 87.2 68.6 31.2
No prior 11.6 8.2 17.3 21.4 21.7 3.9 1,440 1,364 1,440 1,399 1,078 1,292 70.6 50.9 94.3 107.1 95.8 26.0
1 prior 13.6 10.0 22.6 19.2 19.2 6.2 1,416 1,416 1,365 1,339 965 923 76.6 58.2 110.3 99.9 75.3 35.3
2 prior 13.3 10.8 19.7 17.6 15.0 8.3 1,402 1,375 1,310 1,402 886 1,102 78.0 67.3 101.9 96.1 62.4 45.4
3 prior 10.0 7.7 18.7 12.0 11.9 7.5 1,382 1,382 1,241 1,301 1,282 375 60.7 44.2 94.6 77.9 78.6 32.6
4 prior 8.8 7.0 13.0 12.0 8.1 9.2 1,337 1,179 1,113 1,337 445 727 54.3 41.6 69.3 80.3 34.7 45.0
5+ prior 6.0 5.7 10.1 5.3 5.6 7.3 1,293 1,186 1,293 1,251 358 421 31.6 22.5 60.0 38.6 23.2 30.1
   
DETOX: 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 9.4 7.4 17.2 11.7 11.3 7.4 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,402 1,282 1,292 56.4 41.7 90.9 73.7 57.1 40.1
Individual 9.8 8.3 17.0 10.0 9.1 11.9 1,416 1,416 1,411 1,399 1,115 1,292 57.6 44.4 91.3 67.6 52.3 54.8
Crim justice 10.2 7.0 25.8 24.3 32.1 2.4 1,364 1,364 1,355 1,234 1,282 923 62.8 45.3 112.4 108.7 105.5 17.6
A/D care prov 8.3 6.7 11.5 12.0 10.2 6.3 1,402 1,375 1,258 1,402 312 468 48.1 35.0 67.9 73.8 27.5 28.8
Other hlth care 10.5 8.0 22.3 13.8 9.3 12.2 1,339 1,314 1,293 1,339 946 743 62.2 43.8 114.0 81.4 47.8 57.1
Oth community 6.8 4.6 13.4 15.4 11.9 10.2 1,440 1,228 1,440 1,185 846 369 42.5 27.0 68.5 83.9 47.9 34.0
DETOX: 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 9.2 7.3 16.6 11.4 11.4 5.6 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,402 1,282 1,292 55.3 41.1 89.0 72.6 56.9 29.0
Employed 8.2 6.2 16.3 13.9 18.7 3.8 1,375 1,375 1,293 1,293 1,282 792 52.9 37.9 89.5 82.4 82.6 25.2
Full time 8.1 6.2 16.7 13.6 16.6 3.2 1,375 1,375 1,282 1,293 1,078 792 51.9 37.6 92.0 79.8 70.0 21.8
Part time 8.7 6.2 15.3 14.9 25.5 5.1 1,319 1,319 1,293 1,290 1,282 645 56.2 39.1 82.3 89.6 114.1 32.4
Unemployed 12.2 8.4 21.5 18.0 22.2 12.4 1,411 1,328 1,411 1,402 1,115 1,292 71.0 51.3 103.6 98.3 86.4 51.8
Not in lab force 7.9 7.2 13.4 7.8 6.9 4.7 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,337 1,036 1,102 45.4 35.3 77.0 53.6 36.3 21.5
DETOX: 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 9.2 7.4 16.7 11.4 11.8 5.9 1,440 1,416 1,440 1,402 1,282 1,292 55.8 41.5 89.7 72.6 56.9 33.0
<12 9.6 7.5 16.4 12.8 11.4 6.9 1,440 1,331 1,440 1,395 1,078 637 57.9 43.3 87.9 78.9 50.3 30.5
12 or GED 8.7 7.1 16.4 9.8 11.2 5.9 1,402 1,382 1,365 1,402 1,282 1,292 52.9 39.3 89.6 64.3 56.7 36.9
>12 9.6 7.6 17.5 12.5 14.2 4.7 1,416 1,416 1,411 1,334 1,115 1,102 58.2 43.2 92.3 79.1 69.6 27.2
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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