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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Table 90
Persons age 12 or older who receive substance abuse treatment who complete treatment course, United States, 2002
Population group Number Percent
Total   748,075 41.5
Age 12-19 95,354 38.8
20-39 411,183 39.7
40 and over 238,513 45.8
Ethnicity Hispanic (all races) 69,779 44.1
Non-Hispanic, White 432,757 45.6
Non-Hispanic, Black 187,523 35.5
Gender Male 495,991 45.3
Female 229,773 37.0
Educationa Less than high school graduate 220,678 37.7
High school graduate 293,153 44.9
At least some college 139,243 48.4

a Education completed is for those aged 18 and over.

Source: SAMHSA's Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) Discharge Data Set, 2002.

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