Percent Of Drivers Involved In Fatal Crashes Impaired By Alcohol By Age, 2011 And 2020 (1)

 

Age   2011 2022 Point change
16 to 20   20% 17% -3 pts.
21 to 24   32 26 -6
25 to 34   30 26 -4
35 to 44   24 23 -1
45 to 54   21 19 -2
55 to 64   14 16 2
65 to 74   8 12 4
Over 74   5 7 2
(1) Alcohol-impaired driving crashes are crashes that involve at least one driver or a motorcycle operator with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 0.08 grams per deciliter or above, the legal definition of alcohol-impaired driving in most states. Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.