Table 1.5
Discharges aged 12 and older, by characteristics at admission and type of service: 2009
Number
[Based on linked admission and discharge data reported to TEDS by 45 States and jurisdictions.]
Characteristics at admission Type of service
Total1 Outpatient Intensive
outpatient
Short-term
residential
Long-term
residential
Hospital
residential
Detox-ification Outpatient
med. asst.
opi. ther.2
Med.-asst.
opi.
detox3
No. of discharges  1,615,015   685,256   200,259   178,808   135,390     4,032   326,365    62,564    22,341
Gender
Male 1,098,621   467,424   125,929   118,896    87,595     2,651   242,820    38,193    15,113
Female   516,182   217,718    74,292    59,901    47,774     1,381    83,529    24,360     7,227
No. of discharges  1,614,803   685,142   200,221   178,797   135,369     4,032   326,349    62,553    22,340
Age at admission
12 to 20 years   226,917   134,273    34,159    22,401    18,580       263    13,634     2,376     1,231
21 to 30 years   474,115   211,808    64,972    53,462    40,931     1,010    76,138    18,667     7,127
31 to 40 years   358,910   144,552    44,446    40,638    31,872       974    76,128    15,337     4,963
41 to 50 years   377,667   133,375    40,353    43,610    31,931     1,147   105,391    16,167     5,693
Over 50 years   177,406    61,248    16,329    18,697    12,076       638    55,074    10,017     3,327
No. of discharges  1,615,015   685,256   200,259   178,808   135,390     4,032   326,365    62,564    22,341
Race/ethnicity
White (non-Hispanic)   938,654   389,215   119,099   117,278    72,978     3,104   187,477    36,078    13,425
Black (non-Hispanic)   321,294   127,367    42,966    36,495    30,134       484    69,387    10,803     3,658
Hispanic origin   222,546   101,514    20,683    16,804    19,851       207    47,117    12,518     3,852
Other    97,224    42,537    13,856     7,686    10,575       196    18,139     2,871     1,364
No. of discharges  1,579,718   660,633   196,604   178,263   133,538     3,991   322,120    62,270    22,299
Primary substance
Alcohol   674,017   295,928    78,970    73,313    41,992     2,283   178,070     1,486     1,975
Opiates   337,978    65,500    26,181    38,904    26,604       742   101,400    58,994    19,653
Marijuana/hashish   280,484   179,072    50,201    23,762    19,902       280     6,486       724        57
Cocaine   157,796    62,560    22,581    25,151    22,960       305    23,437       566       236
Stimulants   120,020    59,517    17,302    12,306    20,716       250     9,695       165        69
Other/unknown    44,720    22,679     5,024     5,372     3,216       172     7,277       629       351
No. of discharges  1,615,015   685,256   200,259   178,808   135,390     4,032   326,365    62,564    22,341
Frequency of use
No use in the past month   463,809   293,828    82,430    23,130    48,231       311     5,682     9,787       410
Some use   529,645   267,348    71,856    61,741    42,373     1,038    73,908     9,411     1,970
Daily   598,641   108,781    42,818    92,577    44,027     2,618   245,176    42,784    19,860
No. of discharges  1,592,095   669,957   197,104   177,448   134,631     3,967   324,766    61,982    22,240
No. of prior treatment
episodes
None   608,816   326,581    82,409    58,961    40,277     1,317    77,626    14,701     6,944
1 or more   854,038   320,410   114,455   116,930    91,370     2,555   147,333    45,674    15,311
No. of discharges  1,462,854   646,991   196,864   175,891   131,647     3,872   224,959    60,375    22,255
Treatment referral source
Criminal justice/DUI   602,900   378,338    94,458    40,024    50,725       711    34,572     3,571       501
Self or individual   524,285   124,272    46,277    56,043    34,420     1,783   198,401    45,084    18,005
Health care/community   466,421   173,015    57,222    80,298    48,292     1,299    90,010    12,697     3,588
No. of discharges  1,593,606   675,625   197,957   176,365   133,437     3,793   322,983    61,352    22,094
Employment status4
Employed   369,521   223,864    49,669    24,355     9,303       686    42,766    15,114     3,764
Unemployed/Not in labor force 1,172,579   425,067   140,936   149,132   121,539     3,142   267,743    46,628    18,392
No. of discharges  1,542,100   648,931   190,605   173,487   130,842     3,828   310,509    61,742    22,156
Years of education4
Fewer than 12 years   469,923   194,490    60,543    50,780    43,373       985    90,523    22,147     7,082
12 years (or GED)   646,586   264,914    76,511    71,245    52,961     1,758   141,909    26,909    10,379
More than 12 years   351,792   143,232    41,071    44,320    28,042     1,164    77,086    12,292     4,585
No. of discharges  1,468,301   602,636   178,125   166,345   124,376     3,907   309,518    61,348    22,046
1 Excludes 5,573 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.
4 Includes only discharges aged 16 and above for employment status and aged 18 and older for years of education.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.10.11.

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