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Epidemiology and Surveillance

SA-17 Decrease the rate of alcohol-impaired driving (.08+ blood alcohol content [BAC]) fatalities

Baseline: 0.39 deaths per 100 million vehicle miles traveled involved a driver or motorcycle rider with a BAC of .08 or greater in 2008
Target: 0.38 deaths per 100 million vehicle miles traveled
Target-Setting Method: Maintain consistency with national programs, regulations, policies, and laws.
Data Sources:
Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS), DOT/NHTSA
Data for this objective HP2020 data for this objective
Data Details Details about the methodology and measurement of this HP2020 objective
Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 26-01a.
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Revision History:
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