Male Approximate Blood Alcohol Percentage
One drink has 0.5 fl. oz. alcohol by volume
Drinks Body Weight
100 lb 120 lb 140 lb 160 lb 180 lb 200 lb 220 lb 240 lb
1 .04 .03 .03 .02 .02 .02 .02 .02
2 .08 .06 .05 .05 .04 .04 .03 .03
3 .11 .09 .08 .07 .06 .06 .05 .05
4 .15 .12 .11 .09 .08 .08 .07 .06
5 .19 .16 .13 .12 .11 .09 .09 .08
6 .23 .19 .16 .14 .13 .11 .10 .09
7 .26 .22 .19 .16 .15 .13 .12 .11
8 .30 .25 .21 .19 .17 .15 .14 .13
9 .34 .28 .24 .21 .19 .17 .15 .14
10 .38 .31 .27 .23 .21 .19 .17 .16
Subtract approximately .01% every 40 minutes of drinking.
.01 – .07 BAC is not a DWI in New Mexico, but coordination and judgement are affected
.08 – .15 BAC is DWI
.16+ BAC is Aggravated DWI in New Mexico
note: this table was adapted from the table on the Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_alcohol_content


Female Approximate Blood Alcohol Percentage
One drink has 0.5 fl. oz. alcohol by volume
Drinks Body Weight
90 lb 100 lb 120 lb 140 lb 160 lb 180 lb 200 lb 220 lb 240 lb
1 .05 .05 .04 .03 .03 .03 .02 .02 .02
2 .10 .09 .08 .07 .06 .05 .05 .04 .04
3 .15 .14 .11 .10 .09 .08 .07 .06 .06
4 .20 .18 .15 .13 .11 .10 .09 .08 .08
5 .25 .23 .19 .16 .14 .13 .11 .10 .09
6 .30 .27 .23 .19 .17 .15 .14 .12 .11
7 .35 .32 .27 .23 .20 .18 .16 .14 .13
8 .40 .36 .30 .26 .23 .20 .18 .17 .15
9 .45 .41 .34 .29 .26 .23 .20 .19 .17
10 .51 .45 .38 .32 .28 .25 .23 .21 .19
Subtract approximately .01% every 40 minutes of drinking.
.01 – .07 BAC is not a DWI in New Mexico, but coordination and judgement are affected
.08 – .15 BAC is DWI
.16+ BAC is Aggravated DWI in New Mexico
note: this table was adapted from the table on the Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_alcohol_content