Indicator full name: Number of road traffic accidents involving alcohol
Unit: number of accidents
- Country/Area (COUNTRY/AREA)
- Supranational group of countries (COUNTRY_GRP)
- Sex (SEX)
- Year of measure (YEAR)
Years data is available: 1970—2009
Last updated: 04 October 2023
- San Marino
- WHO European Region
- Members of the European Union
- Members of the EU before May 2004 (EU15)
- Members of the EU before Feb 2020
- Commonwealth of Independent States
- Central Asian Republics Information Network members (CARINFONET)
- South-eastern Europe Health Network members (SEEHN)
- Nordic countries
- Small countries
- Western Balkans
The following abbreviations are used in the indicator titles:
Indicator code: E175701.T
Road traffic accidents involving one or more persons under the influence of alcohol. Accidents involving personal injury are included. Accidents with only material damage are not included. Definition of roadtraffic accident according to the Inland Transport Committee of the UN Economic Commission for Europe. From 2002 the data source is the ECE, Statistics of Road Traffic Accidents in Europe, ECE, Geneva._
0.5%. The ususal source of data for this indicator isThe Statistics of Road Traffic Accidents in
New source: Belgium Institute for Road Safety.
January 2001: Data for 1985 and 1990-98 include all persons under the influence of alcohol.
driving under the influence of alcohol. Data does not include accidents under the influence of
alcohol where the driver has been accused for other articles of the law. Source: The Israeli police.
Comments:From 1.1.94 the methodology of gathering data was changed. Persons are considered to be
under the influence of alcohol only when the alco-test is positive.
influence of alcohol. Source: Traffic Injuries Official Statistics of Sweden, Statistics Sweden.
UNECE is used as the data source