DWI Statistics for San Miguel County

Population

County Population, 2005: 29,530
County Licensed Drivers, 2005: 18,343
County Rank by Personal Income, 2005: 21
County Percent Population Ages 0-4, 2005: 5.8
County Percent Population Ages 5-17, 2005: 17.7
County Percent Population Ages 18-24, 2005: 12.2
County Estimated Housing Units, 2005: 14,681

Injury

County Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 205
County Alcohol-Related Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 131
County % Alcohol-Related Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 63.9
County Crash Injuries, 2001-2005: 8,353
County Alcohol-Related Crash Injuries, 2001-2005: 1,207
County % Alcohol-Related Crash Injuries, 2001-2005: 14.4
County Alc-Related Crash Permanent Disabilities, 2001-2005: 660

Injuries by Place

County Alc-Related Deaths in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 5
County Percent Alc-Related Deaths in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 16.1
County Alc-Related Injuries in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 117
County Percent Alc-Related Injuries in Urban Areas, 2001-2005: 46.8

Injury Effects

County Percent of Families Alc-Related Crashes Affect, 2001-2005: 1.9
County Alcohol-Related Crash Economic Cost, 2005: $ 19,017,000
County Alc-Related Crash Economic Cost per Housing Unit, 2005: 1,295
County Eventual Alc-Related Crash Deaths: 300
County Eventual Alc-Related Crash Disabilities: 1,500
County Eventual Victims of Alc-Related Crashes: 11,800
County Rank for Severe Alc-Related Crash Rate per Capita: 10

Crash Characteristics

County Percent Unbelted in Alc-Rel Crash Deaths, 2001-2005: 79.2
County Percent Alc-Related Crashes at Night, 2001-2005: 53.6
County Percent Alc-Related Crashes on Fri-Sat Night, 2001-2005: 20.7
County Percent Male Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes, 2001-2005: 76.8
County Percent Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes under age 30, 2001-2005: 47.1
County Percent Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes under age 21, 2001-2005: 17.3
County Percent Out-of-State Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes, 2001-2005: 6.7

Who is Driving Drunk

County Mean Arrest BAC for DWI Arrests, 2005: 0.158
County % Mean Arrest BAC for DWI Arrests Exceeds .08 limit, 2005: 97.8
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: 58.9
County % of 2003-2005 DWI Arrested Drivers With >1 Prior Arrests Since July 1984: 38.0

County % of 2000-2002 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 11.2
County % of 2000-2002 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 22.1
County % of 2000-2002 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 31.7

County % of 2000-2002 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 10.5
County % of 2000-2002 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 18.2
County % of 2000-2002 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 22.7

County % of 2000-2002 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 9.5
County % of 2000-2002 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 18.0
County % of 2000-2002 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 25.5

DWI Enforcement

County DWI Arrests, 2005: 315
County % of Drivers Arrested in 2005: 1.72
County No. of Local Drivers Ever Convicted for DWI, 2005: 2,620

County % of DWI Arrests That Involved No Crash, 2003-2005: 82.9
County % of DWI Arrests Made by Municipal Police, 2003-2005: 30.3
County % of State DWI Arrests Made by Tribal Police, 2003-2005: 0.6
County % of DWI Arrests Made by Sheriffs Deputies, 2003-2005: 2.1
County % of DWI Arrests Made by State Police, 2003-2005: 67.0
County % of DWI Arrests of Drivers Age Under 18, 2003-2005: 2.1
County % of DWI Arrests of Drivers Age 18-20, 2003-2005: 8.2

Driver License Revocation

County % of DWI Arrests Resulting in Administrative License Revocation, 2003-2005: 89.3
County % of DWI Arrests Requesting License Revocation Hearings, 2003-2005: 20.9
County Mean No. of Days from Arrest to Court Date, 2003-2005: 153
County Mean No. of Days from Arrest to Hearing Date, 2003-2005: 76
County % of Hearings Sustaining License Revocation Actions, 2003-2005: 55.2
County No. of DWI License Revocation Hearings, 2003-2005: 241

Court Action

County % of DWI Arrests with Guilty Finding, 2003-2005: 82.5
County % of DWI Arrests with Dismissal or Acquittal, 2003-2005: 17.5
County % of DWI Arrests with Plea of Guilty, 2003-2005: 77.5
County % of DWI Arrests with No Disposition after 12 months, 2005: 13.6
County % of DWI Arrests with No Disposition after 24 months, 2004: 12.6
County Direct Annual Cost of DWI Case Handling, 2003-2005: $ 499,000

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