GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Drinking And Driving Waiting Time Statistics

The average waiting time for a taxi or rideshare service after a night of drinking and driving is approximately 15-30 minutes.

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"Every 50 minutes, someone in the U.S. dies in a drunk driving-related crash."

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"About 1 in 3 traffic deaths in the United States involve a drunk driver."

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"In 2019, there were 10,142 people killed in drunk driving accidents in the United States."

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"In 2019, alcohol-impaired driving fatalities accounted for 28 percent of all crash fatalities in the U.S."

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"Among drivers involved in fatal crashes, drivers with BAC (Blood Alcohol Concentration) of 0.08% or higher involved in deadly crashes were 4 times higher at night."

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"Drunk driving costs each adult in the United States over $800 per year."

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"On average, two in three people will be involved in a drunk driving accident in their lifetime."

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"67% of drunk driving fatalities where the driver had a BAC of 0.08 or higher involve at least one driver who is nearly twice the legal limit."

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"Every two minutes a person is injured in a drunk driving crash in the U.S."

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"Among drivers of all ages involved in fatal crashes, young adults aged 25-34 had the highest percentage (27%) of alcohol impairment."

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"Over 1.1 million drivers were arrested in 2019 for driving under the influence of alcohol or narcotics."

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"Drunk driving causes approximately one-third of all traffic fatalities in the United States."

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"Of the total number of traffic fatalities in 2016, drunk driving accounted for 28 percent in the U.S."

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"Drivers with a BAC of 0.08% or higher involved in fatal crashes were 4.5 times more likely to have prior convictions for drunk driving."

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"In 2010, more than 1.4 million drivers were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or narcotics."

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"In 2019, 24% of motor vehicle traffic fatalities involved people aged 21 to 24, the highest of any age group."

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"Over 10 million U.S. adults reported driving under the influence of illicit drugs in the past year."

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"60% of all teen deaths from car accidents are directly related to alcohol."

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"In 2018, 11.8 million people reportedly operated a vehicle under the influence of illicit drugs in the United States."

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