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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 8

 Percentage of crash deaths by age and blood alcohol concentration (BAC), January 1 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 January 1 54 33 13 42 8 50
occupants December 25/January 8 44 32 23 62 5 33
Pedestrians January 1 34 41 24 37 5 58
December 25/January 8 24 38 36 57 5 38
Motorcyclists January 1 64 34 2 45 7 48
December 25/January 8 54 41 5 53 6 42
All deaths January 1 51 35 14 42 7 51
December 25/January 8 42 33 24 62 5 33

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