Percent Of Drivers Involved In Fatal Crashes Impaired By Alcohol By Age, 2010 And 2019 (1)

 

Age 2010 2019 Point change
16 to 20 18% 15% -3 pts.
21 to 24 34 27 -7
25 to 34 30 25 -5
35 to 44 25 22 -3
45 to 54 21 18 -3
55 to 64 14 15 1
65 to 74 8 10 2
Over 74 4 6 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.