DWI Statistics for San Juan County

Population

County Population, 2005: 126,208
County Licensed Drivers, 2005: 74,728
County Rank by Personal Income, 2005: 14
County Percent Population Ages 0-4, 2005: 7.8
County Percent Population Ages 5-17, 2005: 21.3
County Percent Population Ages 18-24, 2005: 12.0
County Estimated Housing Units, 2005: 44,630

Injury

County Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 97
County Alcohol-Related Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 40
County % Alcohol-Related Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 41.2
County Crash Injuries, 2001-2005: 4,835
County Alcohol-Related Crash Injuries, 2001-2005: 561
County % Alcohol-Related Crash Injuries, 2001-2005: 11.6
County Alc-Related Crash Permanent Disabilities, 2001-2005: 200

Injuries by Place

County Alc-Related Deaths in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 31
County Percent Alc-Related Deaths in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 23.7
County Alc-Related Injuries in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 658
County Percent Alc-Related Injuries in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 54.5

Injury Effects

County Percent of Families Alc-Related Crashes Affect, 2001-2005: 3.0
County Alcohol-Related Crash Economic Cost, 2005: $ 91,334,000
County Alc-Related Crash Economic Cost per Housing Unit, 2005: 2,046
County Eventual Alc-Related Crash Deaths: 1,300
County Eventual Alc-Related Crash Disabilities: 6,500
County Eventual Victims of Alc-Related Crashes: 50,500
County Rank for Severe Alc-Related Crash Rate per Capita: 4

Crash Characteristics

County Percent Unbelted in Alc-Rel Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 77.2
County Percent Alc-Related Crashes at Night, 2001-2005: 47.7
County Percent Alc-Related Crashes on Fri-Sat Night, 2001-2005: 20.3
County Percent Male Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes, 2001-2005: 78.8
County Percent Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes under age 30, 2001-2005: 57.2
County Percent Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes under age 21, 2001-2005: 20.7
County Percent Out-of-State Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes, 2001-2005: 13.9

Who is Driving Drunk

County Mean Arrest BAC for DWI Arrests, 2005: 0.166
County % Mean Arrest BAC for DWI Arrests Exceeds .08 limit, 2005: 108.0
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: 53.6
County % of 2003-2005 DWI Arrested Drivers With >1 Prior Arrests Since July 1984: 31.5

County % of 2000-2002 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 10.2
County % of 2000-2002 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 21.4
County % of 2000-2002 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 31.1

County % of 2000-2002 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 9.8
County % of 2000-2002 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 17.9
County % of 2000-2002 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 23.3

County % of 2000-2002 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 9.3
County % of 2000-2002 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 19.1
County % of 2000-2002 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 27.5

DWI Enforcement

County DWI Arrests, 2005: 1,800
County % of Drivers Arrested in 2005: 2.41
County No. of Local Drivers Ever Convicted for DWI, 2005: 10,675

County % of DWI Arrests That Involved No Crash, 2003-2005: 89.2
County % of DWI Arrests Made by Municipal Police, 2003-2005: 58.1
County % of State DWI Arrests Made by Tribal Police, 2003-2005: 0.1
County % of DWI Arrests Made by Sheriffs Deputies, 2003-2005: 26.8
County % of DWI Arrests Made by State Police, 2003-2005: 15.0
County % of DWI Arrests of Drivers Age Under 18, 2003-2005: 2.1
County % of DWI Arrests of Drivers Age 18-20, 2003-2005: 9.6

Driver License Revocation

County % of DWI Arrests Resulting in Administrative License Revocation, 2003-2005: 88.9
County % of DWI Arrests Requesting License Revocation Hearings, 2003-2005: 24.3
County Mean No. of Days from Arrest to Court Date, 2003-2005: 131
County Mean No. of Days from Arrest to Hearing Date, 2003-2005: 75
County % of Hearings Sustaining License Revocation Actions, 2003-2005: 57.9
County No. of DWI License Revocation Hearings, 2003-2005: 1,355

Court Action

County % of DWI Arrests with Guilty Finding, 2003-2005: 87.1
County % of DWI Arrests with Dismissal or Acquittal, 2003-2005: 12.9
County % of DWI Arrests with Plea of Guilty, 2003-2005: 81.3
County % of DWI Arrests with No Disposition after 12 months, 2005: 5.5
County % of DWI Arrests with No Disposition after 24 months, 2004: 5.5
County Direct Annual Cost of DWI Case Handling, 2003-2005: $ 2,414,000

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 1:24:48 pm