Statistical data set

Reported drinking and driving (RAS51)

Reported drink and drive statistics tables, produced by Department for Transport.

Excel data tables for RAS51

Reported drink and drive (Excel data tables) (ZIP, 384KB)

Table RAS51001

Reported drink drive accidents and casualties (estimates): Great Britain (ODS, 11.1KB)

Table RAS51002

Breath tests and breath test failures by drivers and riders involved in reported accidents, Great Britain, annual for latest 11 years (ODS, 10.5KB)

Table RAS51003

Reported breath tests and breath test failures, all drivers and riders involved by day of week and time of day, Great Britain, latest available year (ODS, 40.5KB)

Table RAS51004

Reported breath tests and breath test failures by road user type and age, Great Britain, latest available year (ODS, 36.7KB)

Table RAS51005

Estimated number of reported drink drive accidents and casualties, Great Britain (ODS, 17.7KB)

Table RAS51006

Drivers and riders killed: percentage over the legal blood alcohol limit, Great Britain (ODS, 12.5KB)

Table RAS51007

Proportion of killed drivers/riders resulting from reported accidents in each BAC, by age (ODS, 36KB)

Table RAS51008

Killed and seriously injured casualties in reported accidents involving young drivers (17 to 24 years old) over the legal alcohol limit, Great Britain, annual from 1999 (ODS, 7.14KB)

Table RAS51009

Blood alcohol levels of reported fatalities aged 16 and over, Great Britain (ODS, 20.4KB)

Table RAS51010

Estimated number of reported road accidents involving a car drink driver, by driver age, accidents per licence holder and per mile driven, Great Britain (ODS, 15.2KB)

Table RAS51011

Estimated number of reported drink drive accidents and casualties, by month, Great Britain (ODS, 7.51KB)

Table RAS51012

Reported drink drive accidents, by time of day, Great Britain (ODS, 21KB)

Table RAS51013

Reported drink drive accidents by pedestrian involvement, Great Britain (ODS, 14.7KB)

Table RAS51014

Drivers and riders in injury road accidents: breath tests and failures, Great Britain (ODS, 6.27KB)

Table RAS51015

Car drivers in injury road accidents: breath tests and failures, Great Britain (ODS, 27KB)

Table RAS51016

Reported roadside screening breath tests and breath test failures, England and Wales (ODS, 6.66KB)

Table RAS51017

Screening test results, by reason for test, England and Wales (ODS, 45.1KB)

Table RAS51018

Results of screening breath tests following a road traffic collision, England and Wales (ODS, 28.9KB)

Table RAS51019

Estimated number of reported drink drive accidents and casualties, by region, Great Britain (ODS, 15.8KB)

Table RAS51020

Car drivers in reported injury road accidents, breath tests and failures by region, England, latest available year (ODS, 51.8KB)

Table RAS51021

Reported motorcyclist breath tests and failure rates by age, Great Britain, latest available year (ODS, 22.2KB)

Table RAS51101

Self-reported drink driving (ODS, 8.57KB)

Table RAS51102

Self-reported drink driving by age and sex (ODS, 11.3KB)

Table RAS51103

Self-reported drug driving (ODS, 8.5KB)

Table RAS51104

Self-reported drug driving by age and sex (ODS, 11.5KB)

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Road safety statistics

Published 6 February 2014
Last updated 8 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Provisional drink drive data tables for the year 2016 updated for release.
  2. Tables updated to the latest data for the year 2016.
  3. Table for reported drink drive accidents and casualties (estimates) in Great Britain from 1979 updated with final figures for 2015.
  4. Table 51001 updated with the latest estimates for 2015.
  5. Table 51002 to 004, 008, 010, 014, 015, 017, 018, 020, 021, 101 to 104, updated to 2015 data.
  6. Table 51001, 006, 007, 009, 011, 012, 013, 016 and 019 updated.
  7. Table 51001 updated with the latest estimates for 2014.
  8. Tables 51002 to 004, 010, 017 to 021, 51101 to 51104 updated for the year 2014.
  9. Tables 51001 to 51016 updated.
  10. Tables 51001, 51101 to 51104 updated for the latest provisional estimates in 2013.
  11. Tables 51001 to 51021 updated to the latest data for 2013.
  12. Table RAS51001 updated to include data for drink drive accidents for 2012.
  13. Self-reported drug driving statistics updated.
  14. First published.
  15. RAS51 - Reported drinking and driving. Table RAS51001 updated.