U.S. students riding with driver who had been drinking by gender and grade 2017

Percentage of students who rode with a driver who had been drinking alcohol in 2017, by gender and grade*

U.S. students riding with driver who had been drinking by gender and grade 2017 This statistic shows the share of American students in grades 9 to 12 who stated that they rode in a car or a vehicle with a driver who had been drinking alcohol in 2017, by gender and grade. The survey covers only instances which had taken place on one or more occasions during the 30 days before the survey was conducted. Some 16 percent of male tenth graders stated they had been passengers in a car with an intoxicated driver during that period of time at least once.
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Percentage of students who rode with a driver who had been drinking alcohol in 2017, by gender and grade*

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FemaleMaleTotal
Grade 917.8%16%16.9%
Grade 1018.2%16.2%17.2%
Grade 1116.3%14.3%15.4%
Grade 1215.8%16.1%16%
FemaleMaleTotal
Grade 917.8%16%16.9%
Grade 1018.2%16.2%17.2%
Grade 1116.3%14.3%15.4%
Grade 1215.8%16.1%16%
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This statistic shows the share of American students in grades 9 to 12 who stated that they rode in a car or a vehicle with a driver who had been drinking alcohol in 2017, by gender and grade. The survey covers only instances which had taken place on one or more occasions during the 30 days before the survey was conducted. Some 16 percent of male tenth graders stated they had been passengers in a car with an intoxicated driver during that period of time at least once.
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