"BAC Comparison Over Time" Chart
Any "average elimination" charts are simply thatfor the average person. Your rate could well be SLOWER, meaning that your BAC level would be higher than shown here, at a given time. The purpose of this comparison chart is to demonstrate why SLOWING down consumption can be very beneficial to most drinkers, especially those who have larger body size, especially the average male drinker (versus average female of the same weight).

# of Drinks Consumed [in 1 hour] 
One drink is equal to a jigger (1¼ oz.) of 80proof liquor, 12 oz. of beer, or 4 oz. of table wine. 

1 
2 
3 
4 
5 

Body Weight Pounds 
Average Drinker’s Elimination is 0.015% per hour 

100 
.038 
.075 
.113 
.150 
.188 

120 
.031 
.063 
.094 
.125 
.156 

140 
.027 
.054 
.080 
.107 
.134 
A BAC of
³
0.080 

160 
.023 
.047 
.070 
.094 
.117 

180 
.021 
.042 
.063 
.083 
.104 

200 
.019 
.038 
.056 
.075 
.094 

# of Drinks Consumed [in 2 hours] 
One drink is equal to a jigger (1¼ oz.) of 80proof liquor, 12 oz. of beer, or 4 oz. of table wine. 

1 
2 
3 
4 
5 

Body Weight Pounds 
Average Drinker’s Elimination is 0.015% per hour 

100 
.023 
.060 
.098 
.135 
.173 

120 
.016 
.048 
.079 
.110 
.141 

140 
.012 
.039 
.065 
.092 
.119 
A BAC of
³
0.080 

160 
.008 
.032 
.055 
.079 
.102 

180 
.006 
.027 
.048 
.068 
.089 

200 
.004 
.023 
.041 
.060 
.079 

# of Drinks Consumed [in 3 hours] 
One drink is equal to a jigger (1¼ oz.) of 80proof liquor, 12 oz. of beer, or 4 oz. of table wine. 

1 
2 
3 
4 
5 

Body Weight Pounds 
Average Drinker’s Elimination is 0.015% per hour 

100 
.008 
.045 
.083 
.120 
.158 

120 
.001 
.033 
.064 
.095 
.126 

140 
.000 
.024 
.050 
.077 
.104 
A BAC of
³
0.080 

160 
.000 
.017 
.040 
.074 
.087 

180 
.000 
.012 
.033 
.053 
.074 

200 
.000 
.008 
.026 
.045 
.064 