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Highway Statistics 2013


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Distribution of Licensed Drivers – 2013
  By Sex and Percentage in Each Age Group
  and Relation to Population

January 2015
Table DL-20

AGE MALE DRIVERS FEMALE DRIVERS TOTAL DRIVERS
NUMBER PERCENT OF TOTAL DRIVERS DRIVERS AS PERCENT OF AGE GROUP  1/ NUMBER PERCENT OF TOTAL DRIVERS DRIVERS AS PERCENT OF AGE GROUP 1/ NUMBER PERCENT OF TOTAL DRIVERS DRIVERS AS PERCENT OF AGE GROUP 1/
UNDER 16 31,490 0.0 1.5 30,863 0.0 1.5 62,353 0.0 1.5
16 584,266 0.6 27.5 584,291 0.5 28.8 1,168,557 0.6 28.1
17 1,023,516 1.0 47.6 986,599 0.9 48.3 2,010,115 0.9 48.0
18 1,381,031 1.3 62.8 1,298,719 1.2 62.3 2,679,750 1.3 62.5
19 1,577,900 1.5 70.1 1,483,512 1.4 69.7 3,061,412 1.4 69.9
(19 AND UNDER) 4,598,203 4.4 42.4 4,383,984 4.1 42.5 8,982,187 4.2 42.5
20 1,689,607 1.6 73.8 1,604,807 1.5 74.4 3,294,414 1.6 74.1
21 1,747,064 1.7 74.4 1,687,494 1.6 76.0 3,434,558 1.6 75.2
22 1,806,956 1.7 75.9 1,768,611 1.7 77.8 3,575,567 1.7 76.8
23 1,858,427 1.8 78.2 1,830,556 1.7 80.4 3,688,983 1.7 79.3
24 1,842,863 1.8 80.7 1,831,867 1.7 83.7 3,674,730 1.7 82.2
(20-24) 8,944,917 8.5 76.6 8,723,335 8.1 78.5 17,668,252 8.3 77.5
25-29 9,128,669 8.7 83.3 9,212,559 8.6 86.7 18,341,228 8.6 85.0
30-34 9,083,416 8.7 85.0 9,273,260 8.7 87.6 18,356,676 8.7 86.3
35-39 8,566,880 8.2 87.5 8,707,025 8.1 88.7 17,273,905 8.1 88.1
40-44 9,333,347 8.9 90.1 9,411,540 8.8 89.7 18,744,887 8.8 89.9
45-49 9,620,974 9.2 91.6 9,678,345 9.0 90.4 19,299,319 9.1 91.0
50-54 10,206,701 9.7 92.2 10,401,105 9.7 90.5 20,607,806 9.7 91.3
55-59 9,563,697 9.1 93.0 9,834,818 9.2 90.1 19,398,515 9.1 91.5
60-64 8,179,029 7.8 94.3 8,477,708 7.9 89.7 16,656,737 7.9 91.9
65-69 6,494,023 6.2 93.9 6,733,139 6.3 87.5 13,227,162 6.2 90.5
70-74 4,532,716 4.3 92.8 4,774,599 4.5 83.4 9,307,315 4.4 87.7
75-79 3,091,299 2.9 91.2 3,328,898 3.1 77.6 6,420,197 3.0 83.6
80-84 2,075,522 2.0 87.6 2,323,360 2.2 68.4 4,398,882 2.1 76.3
85 AND OVER 1,588,277 1.5 77.8 1,888,383 1.8 47.2 3,476,660 1.6 57.6
TOTAL 105,007,670 100.0 86.1 107,152,058 100.0 82.0 212,159,728 100.0 83.2

1/ These percentages are computed using population estimates of the Bureau of the Census. Under-16 age group is compared to 14 and 15-year-old population estimates; the other age brackets coincide with those from the Bureau of the Census.

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