Illinois DUI Facts

• 330 people were killed in alcohol-related crashes, approximately 25% of the 1,334 crash fatalities.

• 21,735 DUI arrests were recorded by the Secretary of State’s office.

• 91% of all drivers arrested for DUI, who were eligible, lost their driving privileges.

• 207 drivers under age 21 lost their driving privileges due to Zero Tolerance law violations.

• 26% of those arrested for DUI were women, representing 50% of all licensed drivers.

• Males ages 25-34 had the highest DUI arrest rate (about 7 per 1,000 licensed drivers).

• 86% of all drivers arrested for DUI are first offenders.

This information is from Illinois 2023 DUI Fact Book