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Inj Prev 11:18-23 doi:10.1136/ip.2004.005439
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Temporal factors in motor vehicle crash deaths

Table 7

 Percentage of crash deaths by age and blood alcohol concentration (BAC), December 23 and comparison days, 1986–2002

Date Age (years) BAC (%)*
0–29 30–54 55+ 0 0.01–0.07 0.08+
*BAC imputed for drivers and pedestrians; for passenger deaths, BAC of driver was used.
Passenger vehicle December 23 42 34 24 63 5 32
occupants December 16/December 30 43 32 25 63 5 32
Pedestrians December 23 21 39 39 60 5 35
December 16/December 30 28 32 39 68 5 27
Motorcyclists December 23 63 34 3 56 5 39
December 16/December 30 42 54 4 54 11 35
All deaths December 23 39 35 26 63 5 32
December 16/December 30 41 33 26 64 5 31

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