Table 2.5
Discharges in 2006, by characteristics at admission and type of service: TEDS 2006
Number
[Based on linked admission and discharge data reported to TEDS by 42 States and jurisdictions.]
Characteristics at admission Type of service (number)
Total1 Out-
patient
Inten-
sive out-
patient
Short-
term
resi-
dential
Long-
term
resi-
dential
Hospital
resi-
dential
Detox-
ification
Outpatient
med. asst.
 opi. ther.2
Med.-asst.
 opi.
detox3
No. of discharges 1,499,807 618,662 165,429 157,639 127,253 6,240 349,381 58,551 16,652
Gender
Male 1,027,194 422,860 100,655 104,961  82,697 4,123 263,638 36,610 11,650
Female   472,327 195,658  64,746  52,671  44,498 2,117  85,715 21,928  4,994
No. of discharges 1,499,521 618,518 165,401 157,632 127,195 6,240 349,353 58,538 16,644
Age at admission
Under 21 years   204,658 122,459  29,529  19,115  18,277   857  12,217  1,695    509
21 to 30 years   398,916 183,164  48,391  42,298  35,939 1,345  70,315 13,845  3,619
31 to 40 years   382,725 143,511  40,891  41,952  34,574 1,601  99,561 16,387  4,248
41 to 50 years   374,672 124,691  35,002  40,964  30,046 1,684 118,719 18,057  5,509
Over 50 years   137,849  44,482  11,405  13,201   8,327   709  48,433  8,526  2,766
No. of discharges 1,498,820 618,307 165,218 157,530 127,163 6,196 349,245 58,510 16,651
Race/ethnicity
White (non-Hispanic)   851,954 362,179  99,060  97,921  66,687 4,330 183,776 29,398  8,603
Black (non-Hispanic)   339,307 126,812  38,338  36,561  30,957   864  88,803 13,546  3,426
Hispanic origin   219,618  92,193  16,457  15,922  19,119   621  58,214 13,276  3,816
Other    83,411  35,231  10,750   6,833   9,632   393  17,586  2,196    790
No. of discharges 1,494,290 616,415 164,605 157,237 126,395 6,208 348,379 58,416 16,635
Primary substance
Alcohol   586,591 244,967  62,317  60,469  33,628 2,872 179,214  1,044  2,080
Opiates   279,638  43,658  17,071  24,381  20,036 1,042 104,878 55,479 13,093
Marijuana   226,075 148,393  35,610  17,805  16,894   684   5,991    584    114
Cocaine   213,220  77,606  28,231  36,448  29,551   876  38,947    582    979
Stimulants   145,782  75,555  18,180  14,274  24,582   459  12,338    223    171
Other/unknown    48,501  28,483   4,020   4,262   2,562   307   8,013    639    215
No. of discharges 1,499,807 618,662 165,429 157,639 127,253 6,240 349,381 58,551 16,652
Frequency of use
No use in the past month   379,505 245,313  59,397  19,325  41,923   681   5,673  6,934    259
Some use   474,507 242,279  60,728  50,200  40,583 1,571  67,676  8,968  2,502
Daily   599,439 102,537  41,770  84,992  42,942 3,817 268,265 41,313 13,803
No. of discharges 1,453,451 590,129 161,895 154,517 125,448 6,069 341,614 57,215 16,564
No. of prior treatment episodes
None   523,603 265,018  67,570  51,944  39,770 2,158  79,347 12,171  5,136
1 or more   619,298 217,672  84,205  62,875  67,551 3,689 134,020 36,746 11,095
No. of discharges 1,142,901 482,690 151,775 114,819 107,321 5,847 213,367 48,917 16,231
Treatment referral source
Criminal justice/DUI   515,641 335,200  67,589  31,822  46,064 1,020  29,088  3,559    914
Individual   505,199 117,278  39,170  44,758  33,476 2,697 214,044 42,244 10,734
Health care/community   444,160 152,730  54,040  75,456  45,350 2,260  97,527 11,300  4,308
No. of discharges 1,465,000 605,208 160,799 152,036 124,890 5,977 340,659 57,103 15,956
Employment status
Employed   388,357 233,471  46,667  24,573  11,118 1,349  49,817 16,568  4,560
Unemployed/Not in labor force 1,079,022 376,749 115,792 130,593 114,715 4,775 282,286 40,988 10,919
No. of discharges 1,467,379 610,220 162,459 155,166 125,833 6,124 332,103 57,556 15,479
Years of education
Fewer than 12 years   563,517 250,879  66,610  54,820  51,671 1,902 109,970 21,139  5,578
12 years (or GED)   591,875 235,308  60,922  61,256  49,413 2,329 148,849 25,423  7,408
More than 12 years   317,147 124,892  35,417  40,167  25,498 1,926  74,197 11,221  3,302
No. of discharges 1,472,539 611,079 162,949 156,243 126,582 6,157 333,016 57,783 16,288
1 Excludes 2,478 residential (short-term, long-term, hospital) discharges where medication-assisted opioid therapy was planned.
2 Outpatient and intensive outpatient medication-assisted opioid therapy only.
3 Medication-assisted opioid detoxification (free-standing, hospital, and outpatient) only.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 9.03.08.

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