Did You Know?
- The median age of a DUI arrestee in 2010 was 30 years.
- In 2010, 211 children were killed in drunk driving crashes. Of the 211, 131 (62%) were passengers of drunk drivers.
- Children who begin drinking at a young age are seven times more likely to be in an alcohol related crash.
- 1/3 of fatal teen car crashes involves alcohol.
- On average, 1/3 people will be involved in a drunk driving crash in their lifetime.
- In California 2010, the median age of male DUI arrestees was 30.
- In California 201, the median age of female DUI arrestees was 29.
California 2010 Median Age of DUI Arrestees by Ethnicity
2010 Fatal Crashes Involving Drunk Driving by Age Group
(Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. «Results from the 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: Summary of National Findings.» September 2011)