Table C.7
DETOXIFICATION discharges:
Average length of stay in treatment (mean), maximum length of stay, and standard deviation of the mean: TEDS 2004
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 11.4 8.1 23.1 12.6 15.8 14.3 1,446 1,406 1,416 1,446 1,364 1,081 67.9 50.8 108.8 79.9 74.0 59.6
Male 10.7 7.5 22.6 12.1 16.9 13.6 1,446 1,400 1,416 1,446 1,364 960 65.4 48.0 107.6 79.5 78.6 57.6
Female 13.4 9.9 24.2 13.8 13.0 16.5 1,406 1,406 1,395 1,323 1,180 1,081 74.6 58.9 111.5 81.1 60.6 66.0
DETOX: Age 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 11.4 8.1 23.1 12.6 15.8 14.3 1,446 1,406 1,416 1,446 1,364 1,081 68.0 50.9 108.8 80.0 74.1 59.6
<15 17.3 9.8 33.9 12.8 85.8 4.9 637 156 77 78 637 8 47.8 17.9 18.8 18.7 207.1 2.2
15-19 13.0 9.6 27.7 16.3 15.6 6.8 1,231 1,140 1,231 1,179 381 447 59.2 47.5 74.8 90.8 41.4 32.3
20-29 11.2 8.3 23.5 11.5 14.1 10.6 1,446 1,400 1,316 1,446 974 988 66.9 50.6 109.3 75.2 62.7 53.9
30-39 13.7 9.3 30.0 14.2 16.3 17.1 1,416 1,406 1,416 1,338 1,364 870 80.3 59.3 134.0 86.7 83.1 64.7
40-49 10.8 7.8 19.5 13.0 16.1 16.3 1,405 1,361 1,405 1,329 1,113 1,081 65.1 50.3 96.4 81.9 74.2 64.9
50+ 7.5 5.6 12.9 8.2 17.3 15.0 1,414 1,281 1,336 1,414 1,029 637 43.9 31.4 66.6 58.0 83.4 55.9
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 11.4 8.1 23.0 12.6 15.9 14.3 1,446 1,406 1,416 1,446 1,364 1,081 67.9 50.8 108.6 79.9 74.2 59.6
White 10.6 8.2 17.7 11.3 12.0 15.3 1,446 1,406 1,395 1,446 1,072 1,081 61.1 49.2 87.2 73.2 56.0 60.2
Black 20.1 12.7 39.1 25.0 32.2 15.3 1,416 1,357 1,416 1,414 1,364 988 105.3 76.1 157.7 123.3 122.8 69.5
Hispanic 5.0 4.0 11.5 5.9 6.9 11.4 1,391 912 1,248 1,391 335 758 28.2 16.6 53.0 44.3 27.6 51.4
Other 7.2 4.8 18.2 7.1 14.6 8.3 1,361 1,361 1,099 1,128 381 508 39.6 31.9 57.7 46.4 52.0 42.4
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 11.4 8.1 23.1 12.6 15.8 14.3 1,446 1,406 1,416 1,446 1,364 1,081 67.9 50.8 108.8 79.9 74.0 59.6
Alcohol 8.1 5.8 19.1 12.7 14.3 5.9 1,446 1,361 1,395 1,446 1,113 960 57.4 42.9 96.3 83.8 73.6 39.3
Opiates 10.1 9.9 15.6 8.3 9.1 12.6 1,414 1,406 1,260 1,414 974 501 55.4 51.8 73.8 55.7 42.5 47.1
Cocaine 26.2 15.9 42.8 35.4 41.6 18.4 1,416 1,398 1,416 1,302 1,364 1,081 121.8 84.7 165.8 147.3 139.6 85.6
Marijuana 24.8 16.3 32.9 38.4 26.3 21.7 1,339 1,212 1,339 1,196 961 389 99.6 75.1 108.6 153.5 82.5 60.5
Stimulants 9.5 7.5 14.7 8.0 14.4 12.1 1,386 613 1,386 911 272 629 45.1 22.8 75.6 45.6 36.2 51.7
Other/unk 21.8 10.5 13.8 8.9 13.1 55.1 1,400 1,400 1,040 1,128 637 870 77.4 57.1 75.1 67.1 56.8 103.4
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 11.8 8.1 23.0 13.4 15.6 19.1 1,446 1,406 1,416 1,446 1,364 988 70.6 53.0 108.4 83.2 74.0 62.6
No past mth 43.5 37.1 34.2 59.8 46.5 52.9 1,406 1,406 1,277 1,338 961 864 127.3 136.2 121.6 188.2 113.2 97.4
1-3 past mth 8.5 3.9 30.1 25.7 33.8 15.8 1,386 1,257 1,386 1,098 1,364 620 61.2 33.6 127.2 118.5 132.4 62.3
1-2 past wk 6.8 3.5 25.9 22.5 14.7 14.4 1,361 1,361 1,308 1,237 214 483 53.5 29.2 113.1 123.1 32.7 54.4
3-6 past wk 12.4 6.8 28.3 22.8 26.6 12.0 1,446 1,400 1,416 1,446 992 605 77.9 49.8 128.6 113.0 88.8 52.6
Daily 11.5 9.4 20.4 11.0 12.6 8.1 1,414 1,398 1,405 1,414 1,180 988 68.6 56.5 101.1 72.7 67.3 39.2
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 11.6 8.1 27.1 14.1 15.7 7.8 1,446 1,406 1,416 1,446 1,364 1,081 71.4 53.0 120.0 86.5 73.1 47.9
12 & under 15.1 9.6 29.7 22.5 14.4 13.8 1,406 1,406 1,314 1,349 1,113 988 87.8 65.2 122.7 124.2 60.9 76.8
13-14 16.1 10.1 39.5 22.2 22.3 7.5 1,446 1,333 1,405 1,446 1,180 758 92.8 66.7 151.6 120.1 100.7 44.9
15-16 13.0 8.7 35.6 17.0 17.1 4.7 1,398 1,398 1,395 1,323 1,364 1,081 81.6 61.3 145.6 95.9 89.6 35.8
17-18 9.5 6.7 22.2 14.0 15.9 5.9 1,329 1,249 1,305 1,329 974 781 61.8 47.0 101.0 85.6 73.3 35.2
19-20 9.7 6.4 25.3 12.2 14.2 5.9 1,414 1,281 1,286 1,414 1,146 444 60.9 38.2 113.4 80.7 75.7 32.5
21-25 9.3 7.2 20.8 8.4 12.5 10.9 1,400 996 1,400 1,225 659 668 54.0 39.1 103.4 51.5 46.2 56.2
26+ 8.8 7.8 13.6 7.7 13.8 11.2 1,416 1,357 1,416 1,146 716 864 47.2 41.3 70.6 42.5 52.5 52.5
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 11.1 8.0 23.0 13.1 15.6 4.7 1,446 1,406 1,416 1,446 1,364 988 69.6 52.3 109.5 83.7 75.8 28.7
No prior 12.1 7.8 28.4 19.7 18.2 3.3 1,446 1,398 1,416 1,446 1,113 988 76.6 55.5 125.1 106.1 75.3 25.3
1 prior 14.1 9.0 27.5 17.9 25.4 6.0 1,364 1,295 1,351 1,327 1,364 526 81.7 56.5 123.3 100.5 105.0 26.9
2 prior 13.4 11.0 20.7 15.5 17.1 8.0 1,406 1,406 1,405 1,349 1,180 960 79.9 69.8 100.5 96.2 82.7 44.9
3 prior 9.2 7.5 14.9 8.8 21.3 5.8 1,263 1,263 1,209 1,237 1,146 551 57.4 46.9 78.5 60.3 110.6 31.4
4 prior 8.4 6.6 15.7 9.0 10.1 6.1 1,338 1,167 1,269 1,338 527 274 52.9 39.7 80.7 67.0 41.1 24.0
5+ prior 6.7 6.3 11.6 5.2 7.6 6.2 1,286 1,258 1,286 1,251 707 483 37.3 28.1 64.2 39.9 42.4 29.5
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 11.4 8.0 24.1 12.8 15.3 13.9 1,446 1,406 1416 1,446 1,364 988 68.7 51.1 111.8 81.3 73.5 57.8
Individual 12.2 9.2 25.4 10.2 12.7 28.0 1,416 1,398 1416 1,414 1,364 960 69.5 54.3 116.4 68.4 72.3 80.8
Crim justice 10.4 6.2 29.5 27.4 29.9 2.4 1,391 1,357 1316 1,391 992 580 70.4 49.5 120.4 133.2 96.0 17.2
A/D care prov 8.5 6.3 12.8 11.3 14.1 6.3 1,406 1,406 1249 1,211 716 781 57.6 41.2 80.3 76.9 62.8 36.1
Other hlth care 13.2 8.1 27.4 15.5 14.0 25.0 1,400 1,400 1400 1,338 686 988 76.6 53.4 119.4 91.3 62.4 89.5
School 15.7 8.6 34.8 9.0 3.3 2.5 725 216 725 170 6 3 65.6 26.9 114.9 31.7 2.5 0.8
Employer 26.3 12.9 34.8 103.0 6.5 5.2 1,258 825 801 1,258 11 35 119.3 58.1 100.6 294.0 3.7 5.9
Oth community 8.9 5.4 21.9 19.6 19.3 14.3 1,446 1,284 1336 1,446 466 629 59.2 39.8 102.7 102.5 56.0 51.3
DETOX: Employment 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 11.1 8.1 25.2 12.6 15.3 6.7 1,446 1,406 1416 1,446 1,364 988 68.0 51.4 114.1 80.0 70.0 39.9
Employed 9.6 6.8 25.0 17.2 19.4 4.0 1,416 1,398 1416 1,258 1,072 864 64.2 49.2 114.1 95.7 87.8 28.4
Full time 9.3 6.6 25.0 16.3 17.5 4.0 1,398 1,398 1313 1,258 1,072 864 62.8 47.6 114.4 92.3 85.2 30.1
Part time 10.5 7.5 25.0 19.9 24.0 3.8 1,416 1,249 1416 1,146 961 433 68.1 53.3 113.4 105.2 93.5 23.8
Unemployed 12.3 8.0 25.6 15.2 17.0 16.9 1,386 1,361 1386 1,349 1,364 781 69.7 50.3 106.9 88.0 70.0 64.7
Not in lab force 10.9 8.9 24.8 10.0 13.5 5.4 1,446 1,406 1405 1,446 1,180 988 68.2 53.6 122.4 70.2 65.8 35.5
DETOX: Education 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 11.1 8.2 23.4 12.5 16.0 7.6 1,446 1,406 1416 1,446 1,364 988 67.8 51.3 110.0 80.0 74.6 44.2
0-8 9.3 7.1 17.4 9.2 16.5 17.9 1,336 1,163 1336 1,329 677 607 56.1 43.5 84.4 64.3 71.7 75.2
9-11 13.5 9.7 27.4 14.7 19.2 11.1 1,446 1,400 1314 1,446 1,364 988 79.1 59.9 120.3 92.7 86.5 59.0
12 or GED 10.3 7.7 22.6 11.3 13.4 7.3 1,416 1,406 1416 1,262 1,146 960 64.5 48.1 112.5 72.8 66.0 40.9
>12 10.9 8.1 22.2 14.0 18.3 4.8 1,414 1,289 1400 1,414 1,072 758 65.2 50.7 99.7 84.4 79.0 31.5
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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