Table 5.5
Clients under age 18 in treatment, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 30, 2007
Number and percent distribution
Primary focus Total1 Facility operation
Private
non-
profit
Private
for-
profit
Local,
county, or
community
govt.
State
govt.
Total
Federal
govt.
Federal govt. Tribal
govt.
Dept. of Veterans Affairs Dept. of Defense Indian Health Service Other
Number of clients under age 18
Number, by primary focus of facility 85,518 54,505 16,874 8,660 3,084 725 1 6 713 5 1,670
Substance abuse treatment services 47,304 31,423 8,579 5,161 1,345 135 - - - - 130 5 661
Mental health services 4,642 3,084 1,132 263 161 - - - - - - 2
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services 31,383 18,927 6,974 2,924 1,517 70 - - 6 64 971
General health care 852 265 23 26 - - 520 1 - - 519 18
Other/unknown 1,337 806 166 286 61 - - - - - - 18
Column percent distribution
Percent distribution, by primary focus of facility 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 - - 100.0 100.0 - - 100.0
Substance abuse treatment services 55.3 57.7 50.8 59.6 43.6 18.6 - - - - 18.2 - - 39.6
Mental health services 5.4 5.7 6.7 3.0 5.2 - - - - - - 0.1
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services 36.7 34.7 41.3 33.8 49.2 9.7 - - 100.0 9.0 58.1
General health care 1.0 0.5 0.1 0.3 - - 71.7 - - - - 72.8 1.1
Other/unknown 1.6 1.5 1.0 3.3 2.0 - - - - - - 1.1
Row percent distribution
Percent distribution, by facility operation 100.0 63.7 19.7 10.1 3.6 0.8 * * 0.8 * 2.0
Substance abuse treatment services 100.0 66.4 18.1 10.9 2.8 0.3 - - - - 0.3 * 1.4
Mental health services 100.0 66.4 24.4 5.7 3.5 - - - - - - *
Mix of mental health and substance abuse treatment services 100.0 60.3 22.2 9.3 4.8 0.2 - - * 0.2 3.1
General health care 100.0 31.1 2.7 3.1 - - 61.0 0.1 - - 60.9 2.1
Other/unknown 100.0 60.3 12.4 21.4 4.6 - - - - - - 1.3
1 Thirty-four facilities reporting 550 total clients did not respond to the question about clients under age 18.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- - Quantity is zero.
No facilities in this category.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2007.

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