Table 7.3
Year 2004 discharges from HOSPITAL RESIDENTIAL treatment1
by age at admission, according to reason for discharge: TEDS 2004
Number, percent distribution, and median and average lengths of stay
[Based on linked admission and discharge data reported by 14 States and jurisdictions that offered hospital residential substance abuse treatment and reported these data to TEDS.]
Age at admission Total Reason for discharge, transfer, or discontinuance of treatment
Completed Transferred Completed or
transferred
Dropped
out
Terminated Other
Total discharges 8,080 5,597 1,200 6,797 884 214 185
Number
Under 15 years   118   101     3   104   5   5   4
15 to 19 years 1,057   831    67   898  95  51  13
20 to 29 years 1,588 1,033   233 1,266 217  62  43
30 to 39 years 2,010 1,350   319 1,669 253  45  43
40 to 49 years 2,189 1,467   396 1,863 238  37  51
50 years and over 1,018   735   174   909  66  13  30
No. of discharges  7,980 5,517 1,192 6,709 874 213 184
Column percent
Under 15 years   1.5   1.8   0.3   1.6   0.6   2.3   2.2
15 to 19 years  13.2  15.1   5.6  13.4  10.9  23.9   7.1
20 to 29 years  19.9  18.7  19.5  18.9  24.8  29.1  23.4
30 to 39 years  25.2  24.5  26.8  24.9  28.9  21.1  23.4
40 to 49 years  27.4  26.6  33.2  27.8  27.2  17.4  27.7
50 years and over  12.8  13.3  14.6  13.5   7.6   6.1  16.3
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Row percent
Under 15 years 100.0  85.6   2.5  88.1   4.2   4.2   3.4
15 to 19 years 100.0  78.6   6.3  85.0   9.0   4.8   1.2
20 to 29 years 100.0  65.1  14.7  79.7  13.7   3.9   2.7
30 to 39 years 100.0  67.2  15.9  83.0  12.6   2.2   2.1
40 to 49 years 100.0  67.0  18.1  85.1  10.9   1.7   2.3
50 years and over 100.0  72.2  17.1  89.3   6.5   1.3   2.9
Total  100.0  69.1  14.9  84.1  11.0   2.7   2.3
Median length of stay (days)
Under 15 years   5   5  10   9   2  97
15 to 19 years   6   6  12   8  10  14
20 to 29 years  14  19   9   6  12  16
30 to 39 years  13  18   9   6  10  14
40 to 49 years  12  17   9   7  19  13
50 years and over  10  12   8   6  11   8
Total   11  14   9     7  12  13
Average length of stay (days)
Under 15 years  21  16  11  52  21  98
15 to 19 years  20  19  14  31  13  49
20 to 29 years  33  37  13  38  16  52
30 to 39 years  34  37  18  37  29  37
40 to 49 years  32  32  20  45  42  46
50 years and over  21  20  12  33 132  34
Total   30  30  17    39  30  45
1 Excludes records where methadone use was planned.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 2.1.2006.

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