Percent Of Drivers Involved In Fatal Crashes Impaired By Alcohol By Age, 2012 And 2021 (1)

 

Age 2012 2021 Point change
15 to 20 17% 17% 0 pts.
21 to 24 32 27 -5
25 to 34 29 27 -2
35 to 44 24 23 -1
45 to 54 21 20 -1
55 to 64 13 16 3
65 to 74 8 12 4
Over 74 5 8 3
(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.