Indicator Report - Traffic Crashes That Are Alcohol-Related by County, 2011
Why Is This Important?"Motor vehicle injury is the leading cause of injury death in North Carolina. In 2008, one of every 18 crashes involved alcohol, and one of every 3 alcohol-related crashes was fatal." - North Carolina Institute of Medicine. Healthy North Carolina 2020: A Better State of Health.
Traffic Crashes That Are Alcohol-Related by County, 2011
Data NotesThis indicator is based on data from the Highway Safety Research Center at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
DefinitionAll fatal and non-fatal motor vehicle crashes that were determined to be alcohol-related
How We Calculated the Rates
Page Content Updated On 11/30/2012, Published on 12/03/2012