National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

AMHTXND2: PERCEIVED NEED/DID NOT RCV MH TRT IN PST YR

NOTE:  The variables in this section are recoded variables
that were created from one or more variables from the
following sections: Adult Mental Health Treatment and
Recoded Substance Treatment.

The following variable, AMHTXND2, is defined as feeling a
perceived need for mental health treatment/counseling that
was not received.  This is often referred to as "unmet
need."
            
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Yes (AUUNMTYR=1) 2,6874.9%
2 No (AUUNMTYR=2) 34,91663.2%
Missing Data
-9 Unknown/Aged 12-17 (AUUNMTYR=85,94,97,98,99) 17,63131.9%
Total 55,234 100%

Based upon 37,603 valid cases out of 55,234 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 1.93
  • median: 2.00
  • mode: 2.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 2
  • standard deviation: 0.26

Location: 4965-4966 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -9

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2009.

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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.