DWI Statistics for San Juan County

Population

County Population, 2004: 124,166
County Licensed Drivers, 2004: 73,646
County Rank by Personal Income, 2003: 15
County Percent Population Ages 0-4, 2004: 7.9
County Percent Population Ages 5-17, 2004: 21.9
County Percent Population Ages 18-24, 2004: 12.5
County Estimated Housing Units, 2004: 44,359

Injury

County Crash Deaths, 2000-2004: 203
County Alcohol-Related Crash Deaths, 2000-2004: 138
County % Alcohol-Related Crash Deaths, 2000-2004: 68.0
County Crash Injuries, 2000-2004: 8,466
County Alcohol-Related Crash Injuries, 2000-2004: 1,325
County % Alcohol-Related Crash Injuries, 2000-2004: 15.7
County Alc-Related Crash Permanent Disabilities, 2000-2004: 690

Injuries by Place

County Alc-Related Deaths in Urban Areas, 2000-2004: 27
County Percent Alc-Related Deaths in Urban Areas, 2000-2004: 19.6
County Alc-Related Injuries in Urban Areas, 2000-2004: 728
County Percent Alc-Related Injuries in Urban Areas, 2000-2004: 54.9

Injury Effects

County Percent of Families Alc-Related Crashes Affect, 2000-2004: 0.7
County Alcohol-Related Crash Economic Cost, 2004: $ 81,178,000
County Alc-Related Crash Economic Cost per Housing Unit, 2004: 1,830
County Eventual Alc-Related Crash Deaths: 1,200
County Eventual Alc-Related Crash Disabilities: 6,000
County Eventual Victims of Alc-Related Crashes: 49,700
County Rank for Severe Alc-Related Crash Rate per Capita: 32

Crash Characteristics

County Percent Unbelted in Alc-Rel Crash Deaths, 2000-2004: 72.2
County Percent Alc-Related Crashes at Night, 2000-2004: 48.0
County Percent Alc-Related Crashes on Fri-Sat Night, 2000-2004: 20.5
County Percent Male Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes, 2000-2004: 78.6
County Percent Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes under age 30, 2000-2004: 57.2
County Percent Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes under age 21, 2000-2004: 21.4
County Percent Out-of-State Alc-Impaired Drivers in Crashes, 2000-2004: 13.7

Who is Driving Drunk

County Mean Arrest BAC for DWI Arrests, 2004: 0.163
County % Mean Arrest BAC for DWI Arrests Exceeds .08 limit, 2004: 104.2
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 2002-2004 DWI Arrested Drivers With 1 or More Prior Arrests Since July 1984: 53.7
County % of 2002-2004 DWI Arrested Drivers With >1 Prior Arrests Since July 1984: 30.3

County % of 1999-2001 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 10.5
County % of 1999-2001 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 22.1
County % of 1999-2001 DWI Arrested Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 32.8

County % of 1999-2001 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 10.1
County % of 1999-2001 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 18.2
County % of 1999-2001 First-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 24.8

County % of 1999-2001 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 12 Months: 9.3
County % of 1999-2001 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 24 Months: 20.1
County % of 1999-2001 Repeat-DWI-Arrest Drivers Rearrested Within 36 Months: 28.7

DWI Enforcement

County DWI Arrests, 2004: 1,769
County % of Drivers Arrested in 2004: 2.40
County No. of Local Drivers Ever Convicted for DWI, 2004: 10,521

County % of DWI Arrests That Involved No Crash, 2002-2004: 89.2
County % of DWI Arrests Made by Municipal Police, 2002-2004: 58.1
County % of State DWI Arrests Made by Tribal Police, 2002-2004: 0.1
County % of DWI Arrests Made by Sheriffs Deputies, 2002-2004: 26.8
County % of DWI Arrests Made by State Police, 2002-2004: 15.0
County % of DWI Arrests of Drivers Age Under 18, 2002-2004: 2.1
County % of DWI Arrests of Drivers Age 18-20, 2002-2004: 9.6

Driver License Revocation

County % of DWI Arrests Resulting in Administrative License Revocation, 2002-2004: 89.0
County % of DWI Arrests Requesting License Revocation Hearings, 2002-2004: 24.5
County Mean No. of Days from Arrest to Court Date, 2002-2004: 117
County Mean No. of Days from Arrest to Hearing Date, 2002-2004: 70
County % of Hearings Sustaining License Revocation Actions, 2002-2004: 58.8
County No. of DWI License Revocation Hearings, 2002-2004: 1,445

Court Action

County % of DWI Arrests with Guilty Finding, 2002-2004: 88.2
County % of DWI Arrests with Dismissal or Acquittal, 2002-2004: 11.8
County % of DWI Arrests with Plea of Guilty, 2002-2004: 80.2
County % of DWI Arrests with No Disposition after 12 months, 2002-2004: 7.1
County % of DWI Arrests with No Disposition after 24 months, 2002-2004: 7.0
County Direct Annual Cost of DWI Case Handling, 2002-2004: $ 2,472,000

Additional Summary Information

County DWI Statistics & Trends Summary, 1985-2004
DWI Statistics & Trends Summary for NM State Police Efforts in the County, 1985-2004

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

Produced by the DWI Resource Center, January 15, 2006 8:58:28 am