Special Report

States Where Drunk Driving Causes the Most Driving Deaths

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40. Kentucky
> Alcohol-impaired driving fatalities, 2020: 26% (or 199) of all driving deaths
> Chg. in alcohol-impaired driving fatalities, 2019-2020: +31.8% (48)
> Total driving fatalities, 2020: 780 — 19th most
> Total fatalities change, 2019-2020: +6.6% (48 total)
> Population: 4,467,673 — 25th smallest

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39. Florida
> Alcohol-impaired driving fatalities, 2020: 26% (or 871) of all driving deaths
> Chg. in alcohol-impaired driving fatalities, 2019-2020: +12.4% (96)
> Total driving fatalities, 2020: 3,331 — 3rd most
> Total fatalities change, 2019-2020: +4.6% (146 total)
> Population: 21,477,737 — 3rd largest

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38. Minnesota
> Alcohol-impaired driving fatalities, 2020: 27% (or 107) of all driving deaths
> Chg. in alcohol-impaired driving fatalities, 2019-2020: +25.9% (22)
> Total driving fatalities, 2020: 394 — 20th least
> Total fatalities change, 2019-2020: +8.2% (30 total)
> Population: 5,639,632 — 22nd largest

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37. Oklahoma
> Alcohol-impaired driving fatalities, 2020: 27% (or 179) of all driving deaths
> Chg. in alcohol-impaired driving fatalities, 2019-2020: +14.7% (23)
> Total driving fatalities, 2020: 652 — 21st most
> Total fatalities change, 2019-2020: +1.9% (12 total)
> Population: 3,956,971 — 23rd smallest

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36. New York
> Alcohol-impaired driving fatalities, 2020: 27% (or 286) of all driving deaths
> Chg. in alcohol-impaired driving fatalities, 2019-2020: +11.7% (30)
> Total driving fatalities, 2020: 1,046 — 13th most
> Total fatalities change, 2019-2020: +12% (112 total)
> Population: 19,453,561 — 4th largest

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