Table 3.1. Clients in treatment, by facility operation and primary focus of facility: 2007-20111
Number and percent distribution
Facility operation and primary focus Number of clients Percent distribution
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Total  1,135,425 1,192,490 1,182,077 1,175,462 1,224,127 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Facility operation    
Private non-profit 619,954 635,347 630,579 625,321 646,904 54.6 53.3 53.3 53.2 52.8
Private for-profit 338,031 363,695 375,256 372,525 395,577 29.8 30.5 31.7 31.7 32.3
Local, county, or community govt. 85,953 82,632 75,126 70,963 73,338 7.6 6.9 6.4 6.0 6.0
State government 41,813 43,799 42,761 47,203 40,303 3.7 3.7 3.6 4.0 3.3
Federal government 38,088 55,290 46,282 47,676 47,742 3.4 4.6 3.9 4.1 3.9
Dept. of Veterans Affairs 27,611 45,268 37,381 39,157 37,321 2.4 3.8 3.2 3.3 3.0
Dept. of Defense 7,009 8,171 6,877 7,035 8,487 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.7
Indian Health Service 3,098 1,755 1,982 1,431 1,838 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2
Other 370 96 42 53 96      *      *      *      *      *
Tribal government 11,586 11,727 12,073 11,774 20,263 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.7
Primary focus of facility    
Substance abuse treatment services 768,047 794,172 792,815 780,098 792,248 67.6 66.6 67.1 66.4 64.7
Mental health services 47,803 42,740 43,137 44,564 42,099 4.2 3.6 3.6 3.8 3.4
Mix of mental health and substance
    abuse treatment services
297,907 324,342 327,166 330,621 364,965 26.2 27.2 27.7 28.1 29.8
General health care 12,747 24,443 13,933 15,965 16,496 1.1 2.0 1.2 1.4 1.3
Other/unknown 8,921 6,793 5,026 4,214 8,319 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.7
1 Survey reference dates were March 30, 2007, and March 31, 2008-2011. See Appendix A for changes in the survey base, methods, and instruments that affect analysis of trends over time.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
NOTE:  Percentages may not sum to 100 percent because of rounding.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services
(N-SSATS), 2007-2011.

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