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Table 1 Summary statistics 2002–19

From: Certificate-of-need laws and substance use treatment

Variable Obs Mean Std Dev Min Max
Facilities per 100 k 918 5.63 2.58 1.56 17.07
Beds per 100 k 763 36.72 17.66 7.46 136.60
Clients per 1 k 813 4.48 2.70 1.04 53.35
% Accept Private Ins 918 0.71 0.14 0.29 0.98
% Accept Medicare 918 0.37 0.13 0.09 0.73
% Accept Medicaid 918 0.62 0.18 0.15 0.95
Substance Use CON 918 0.49 0.50 0.00 1.00
PDMP 918 0.13 0.34 0 1
SUD Mandate 918 0.76 0.43 0 1
Population (mil) 867 5.95 6.71 0.49 39.31
Median Age 867 37.33 2.40 27.50 44.90
Income (thousands) 867 41.44 9.52 23.21 81.88
% White 867 80.20 13.83 17.77 97.80
% Black 867 11.29 11.15 0.09 63.27
% Hispanic 867 10.33 9.88 0.10 52.72
% Asian 867 4.35 7.72 0.07 70.78
% Male 867 49.08 0.83 46.60 52.09
% In Poverty 867 12.79 3.41 5.40 25.75
% College 867 20.82 5.31 10.78 49.43
% Medicaid 867 14.90 4.64 5.30 31.78
% Medicare 867 15.06 2.60 7.19 23.88
% Private Insurance 867 68.37 6.48 48.76 85.11
  1. Demographic variables are from the Current Population Survey. Data on CON laws are from the American Health Planning Association and the Mercatus Center. Data on substance use treatment facilities are from the National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services