Jicarilla Apache Community Report, 2008

Demographics

An updated licensed driver count is not available for Jicarilla Apache for 2008. The total number of crashes in 2008 was 44.

General Crash Information

From 1999 to 2008 the number of crashes has shown no trend. Fatal and injury crashes have shown a downward trend from 2005 to 2008. Belt usage (as a percentage) has increased from last year, while belt usage in crashes involving visible and incapacitating injuries has not changed.

Alcohol-related Crash Information

Information about alcohol-involved crashes is included in all sections of this report. There were no reported DWI convictions or arrests in Jicarilla Apache in 2008.

Crash Specifics

Crashes involving Animals was the most common class, accounting for 41 percent of all crashes. Crashes involving Overturns resulted in fatalities. Passenger cars were the vehicle type most often involved in crashes, accounting for 37 percent of all vehicles in crashes. Pickups accounted for 27 percent of vehicles involved in crashes. Together these two vehicle types comprised 70 percent of the vehicles involved in injury crashes. The most common top contributing factors were Other, Driver inattention and Alcohol involvement. There was one fatal crash in 2008. The top contributing factor for the fatal crash was Excessive speed.

People in Crashes

Overall, males were 68 percent of drivers in crashes. They account for 50 percent of licensed drivers in Jicarilla Apache. No pedestrians were involved in crashes in 2008. In 2008, no 'Teenagers' and one Young Adult were killed in crashes in Jicarilla Apache. Statewide 14 percent of alcohol-involved drivers were under 21; in Jicarilla Apache 0 percent (0 of 5) were under 21.

Note: The 1999 crash file contains 15% fewer crashes than the 1998 file. This may be due to problems implementing the new system after the old system failed, or to under reporting. Care should be used in interpreting differences between 1999 and other years in this report.


  • Location of arrest/conviction was determined by police agency/court location, not driver residence.
  • Crashes and drivers were counted by the city of occurrence/residence.
  • Population was counted according to the Census definition.
         The city population data is from the most current 2008 estimates.
  • Young adults are people between the ages of 20 and 24.
  • 'Teenagers' are people between the ages of 15 and 19.
  • Tables only include variable values for which there are data.





Crashes in Jicarilla Apache
by Alcohol Involvement
Fatal and Injury Crashes in Jicarilla Apache
by Alcohol Involvement
   




Passenger Vehicle Seatbelt Usage and Injuries in Jicarilla Apache, 2008 - 2006
Injury Level 2008 2007 2006
Total No Belt Total No Belt Total No Belt
 Killed 1        0        1        1        0        0       
 Incapacitating injury 0        0        0        0        3        2       
 Visible injury 3        0        0        0        6        3       
 Complaint of injury 6        0        7        0        12        7       
 Unhurt 53        2        78        5        86        8       
 Total 63        2        86        6        107        20       


DWI Arrests in Jicarilla Apache
Showing First Arrest and Repeat Offenders
Crashes in Jicarilla Apache
by Hour and Alcohol Involvement
   


Crashes in Jicarilla Apache by Class, 2008
Classes Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Other vehicle 11       25         0       0         3       0       5      
Fixed object 4       9         0       0         0       0       0      
Parked vehicle 4       9         0       0         0       0       0      
Overturn 7       16         1       100         3       1       4      
Animal 18       41         0       0         1       0       2      
Total 44       100         1       100         7       1       11      

Crashes in Jicarilla Apache by Vehicle Type, 2008
Vehicle Type Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Passenger car 22       37         0       0         5       0       4      
Pickup 16       27         0       0         2       0       3      
Semi 2       3         0       0         1       0       1      
Van/4 WD 13       22         1       100         2       1       3      
Other 4       7         0       0         0       0       0      
Unknown 2       3         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 59       100         1       100         10       1       11      


Crashes in Jicarilla Apache by Top Contributing Factor, 2008
Contributing Factor Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Alcohol involvement 6       14         0       0         3       0       4      
Red light running 1       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Failing to yield 1       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Excessive speed 4       9         1       100         0       1       0      
Driving left of center 2       5         0       0         1       0       2      
Improper turning 1       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Mechanical defect 1       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Driver inattention 7       16         0       0         1       0       2      
Other 21       48         0       0         2       0       3      
Total 44       100         1       100         7       1       11      






People in Crashes by Age and Sex in Jicarilla Apache, 2008






People in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Jicarilla Apache, 2008






Drivers in Crashes by Age and Sex in Jicarilla Apache, 2008






Drivers in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Jicarilla Apache, 2008



"Teenagers" and Young Adults in Crashes in Jicarilla Apache by Vehicle Type, 2008
Vehicle "Teenage" Drivers   Young Adult Drivers
Total Fatal Injury   Total Fatal Injury
Passenger car 2         0         0           7         0         0        
Pickup 3         0         0           1         0         0        
Van/4 WD 1         0         0           5         1         2        
Other 0         0         0           1         0         0        
Total 6         0         0           14         1         2        


"Teenagers" and Young Adults Killed or Injured in Crashes
by Year in Jicarilla Apache, 1999-2008
Year "Teenagers"   Young Adults
All Crashes Alcohol Crashes   All Crashes Alcohol Crashes
Killed Injured Killed Injured   Killed Injured Killed Injured
2008 0       0       0       0         1       3       0       1      
2007 0       0       0       0         1       2       1       0      
2006 0       2       0       0         0       9       0       6      
2005 0       5       0       1         0       3       0       0      
2004 0       3       0       0         1       5       0       0      
2003 0       4       0       1         0       5       0       3      
2002 2       2       0       0         0       5       0       2      
2001 0       8       0       1         0       5       0       1      
2000 0       7       0       4         0       8       0       2      
1999 1       4       0       0         0       2       0       0