DWI Statistics for Eddy County

Population

County Population, 2005: 51,437
County Licensed Drivers, 2005: 36,936
County Rank by Personal Income, 2005: 5
County Percent Population Ages 0-4, 2005: 6.9
County Percent Population Ages 5-17, 2005: 19.1
County Percent Population Ages 18-24, 2005: 10.1
County Estimated Housing Units, 2005: 22,646

Injury

County Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 56
County Alcohol-Related Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 23
County % Alcohol-Related Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 41.1
County Crash Injuries, 2001-2005: 2,915
County Alcohol-Related Crash Injuries, 2001-2005: 302
County % Alcohol-Related Crash Injuries, 2001-2005: 10.4
County Alc-Related Crash Permanent Disabilities, 2001-2005: 120

Injuries by Place

County Alc-Related Deaths in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 10
County Percent Alc-Related Deaths in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 43.5
County Alc-Related Injuries in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 171
County Percent Alc-Related Injuries in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 56.6

Injury Effects

County Percent of Families Alc-Related Crashes Affect, 2001-2005: 1.4
County Alcohol-Related Crash Economic Cost, 2005: $ 23,655,000
County Alc-Related Crash Economic Cost per Housing Unit, 2005: 1,045
County Eventual Alc-Related Crash Deaths: 500
County Eventual Alc-Related Crash Disabilities: 2,500
County Eventual Victims of Alc-Related Crashes: 20,600
County Rank for Severe Alc-Related Crash Rate per Capita: 20

Crash Characteristics

County Percent Unbelted in Alc-Rel Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 47.6
County Percent Alc-Related Crashes at Night, 2001-2005: 61.2
County Percent Alc-Related Crashes on Fri-Sat Night, 2001-2005: 22.6
County Percent Male Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes, 2001-2005: 82.3
County Percent Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes under age 30, 2001-2005: 53.4
County Percent Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes under age 21, 2001-2005: 21.6
County Percent Out-of-State Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes, 2001-2005: 8.2

Who is Driving Drunk

County Mean Arrest BAC for DWI Arrests, 2005: 0.165
County % Mean Arrest BAC for DWI Arrests Exceeds .08 limit, 2005: 105.6
No. of Drinks to Reach Mean BAC in 1 hour, for 160 lb. Driver: 8
No. of Drinks to Reach Mean BAC in 2 hours, for 160 lb. Driver: 9

County % of 2003-2005 DWI Arrested Drivers With 1 or More Prior Arrests Since July 1984: 46.4
County % of 2003-2005 DWI Arrested Drivers With >1 Prior Arrests Since July 1984: 21.1

County % of 2000-2002 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 7.2
County % of 2000-2002 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 13.6
County % of 2000-2002 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 18.5

County % of 2000-2002 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 7.0
County % of 2000-2002 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 13.4
County % of 2000-2002 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 16.8

County % of 2000-2002 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 5.4
County % of 2000-2002 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 9.7
County % of 2000-2002 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 13.9

DWI Enforcement

County DWI Arrests, 2005: 321
County % of Drivers Arrested in 2005: 0.87
County No. of Local Drivers Ever Convicted for DWI, 2005: 5,277

County % of DWI Arrests That Involved No Crash, 2003-2005: 79.6
County % of DWI Arrests Made by Municipal Police, 2003-2005: 55.2
County % of State DWI Arrests Made by Tribal Police, 2003-2005: 0.0
County % of DWI Arrests Made by Sheriffs Deputies, 2003-2005: 17.1
County % of DWI Arrests Made by State Police, 2003-2005: 27.7
County % of DWI Arrests of Drivers Age Under 18, 2003-2005: 2.8
County % of DWI Arrests of Drivers Age 18-20, 2003-2005: 9.4

Driver License Revocation

County % of DWI Arrests Resulting in Administrative License Revocation, 2003-2005: 96.5
County % of DWI Arrests Requesting License Revocation Hearings, 2003-2005: 9.6
County Mean No. of Days from Arrest to Court Date, 2003-2005: 102
County Mean No. of Days from Arrest to Hearing Date, 2003-2005: 75
County % of Hearings Sustaining License Revocation Actions, 2003-2005: 69.2
County No. of DWI License Revocation Hearings, 2003-2005: 101

Court Action

County % of DWI Arrests with Guilty Finding, 2003-2005: 90.1
County % of DWI Arrests with Dismissal or Acquittal, 2003-2005: 9.9
County % of DWI Arrests with Plea of Guilty, 2003-2005: 62.3
County % of DWI Arrests with No Disposition after 12 months, 2005: 7.0
County % of DWI Arrests with No Disposition after 24 months, 2004: 7.6
County Direct Annual Cost of DWI Case Handling, 2003-2005: $ 456,000

Additional Summary Information

County DWI Statistics & Trends Summary, 1985-2005
DWI Statistics & Trends Summary for NM State Police Efforts in the County, 1985-2005

DWI Statistics by Police Agency
Crash Statistics by County
Fatal Crash Narratives by County

Produced by the DWI Resource Center, June 3, 2007 1:24:46 pm