GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

The Most Surprising Drinking And Driving Statistics in 2024

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"Men are more likely than women to be involved in fatal crashes while under the influence of alcohol."

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"17% of traffic deaths among children ages 0 to 14 involve an alcohol-impaired driver."

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"86% of drunk-driving deaths and injuries are caused by individuals with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08% or higher."

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"Drinking and driving among teens has decreased by 54% since 1991."

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"Each day, people drive drunk more than 300,000 times, but only about 3,200 are arrested."

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"A drunk driving incident occurs every 50 minutes in the United States."

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"Drunk driving offenders are almost four times more likely than non-drinking drivers to have an accident."

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"In 2018, the percentage of deaths in crashes involving at least one .08+ BAC driver was highest for motorcyclists (28%)."

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"Teen alcohol use kills about 4,300 people each year, more than all illegal drugs combined."

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"Nearly 30 people die in the U.S. every day in crashes that involve an alcohol-impaired driver."

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"In 2019, 10,142 people were killed in alcohol-impaired driving crashes, accounting for 28% of all traffic-related deaths in the United States."

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"In 2018, almost 12 million Americans reported driving under the influence of alcohol."

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"Sobriety checkpoints consistently decrease alcohol-related crashes by 9%."

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"About one-third of all drivers arrested or convicted of drunk driving are repeat offenders."

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"Every 2 minutes, a person is injured in a drunk driving crash."

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"In 2019, 68% of drunk driving fatalities involved at least one driver with a BAC of .15 or higher."

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"Drunk driving costs the United States $132 billion a year."

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"Drugs other than alcohol (legal and illegal) are involved in about 16% of motor vehicle crashes."

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"The rate of drunk driving is highest among 21 to 25-year-olds."

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"In fatal crashes in 2018, the highest percentage of drivers with BACs of .08 g/dL or higher were drivers ages 21 to 24."

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