Drinking Patterns and Statistics on Alcohol

In this section you will find a balanced selection of statistics and papers that provide an overview of drinking patterns concerning different age groups, ethnic minorities, minors and population sub groups from around the world.
See also the Statistics sections under: Alcohol and Young People and Drink Drive
If you would like to submit a report, programme or link for this section, please email helena.conibear@aim-digest.com



Worldwide - WHO Global Information System on Alcohol and Health
Worldwide - Global Status Report on Alcohol and Health 2018
Worldwide - OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development) Factbook 2019

Apparent Consumption of Alcohol, Australia
Australia - National Drug Strategy Household Survey (NDSHS)
New Zealand Health Survey

US - Alcohol Epidemiologic data directory
US - Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
US - Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS)
US - National Health Interview Survey (NHIS)
US - National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
US - Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS)
US - Pregnancy Nutrition Surveillance System (PNSS)
US - National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NHSDA)
US - National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC)
US - Centre for diseases and prevention - National Health Interview Survey
US - Monitoring The Future - A study of American Youth
US - Anheuser Busch Responsible Drinking Survey
US - National College Health Assessment
US - CIRP Freshman Survey
US - Pride Surveys
US - National Centre for Alcohol Statistics
US - Anheuser Busch- Alcoholstats.com

Canadian Community Health Survey
Canada - National Population Health Survey
Canadian Alcohol and Drug Use Monitoring Survey
The Chief Public Health Officer's Report on the State of Public Health in Canada, 2015
Canadian Health Measures Survey
Europe - Status report on alcohol consumption, harm and policy responses in 30 European countries 2019
Europe - RAHRA Comparative monitoring of alcohol epidemiology across the EU report
Europe - WHO regional office for Europe - alcohol control database
Europe - Country Profiles - HEIDI European Core Health Indicator (European Commission)
European Union Information System on Alcohol and Health (EUSAH)
Europe - European status report on alcohol and health 2013
Europe - Eurobarometer - attitudes to alcohol
Europe - European Schools Project on Alcohol and other Drugs (ESPAD)
Europe - Social determinants of health and well-being among young people. Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study: international report from the 2009/2010 survey

Ireland - Alcohol: Public Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviours

UK - Office of National Statistics
UK _ ONS: Adult drinking habits in Great Britain
UK - Smoking drinking and drug use among young people in England 2018
UK - Alcohol Statistics for England 2020
UK - Alcohol-specific deaths in the UK
UK - Health Survey for England 2017
UK Alcohol attributable fractions
UK Local Alcohol Profiles for England
Monitoring and Evaluating Scotland's Alcohol Strategy (MESAS) monitoring report
Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS) 2018
Scottish Health Survey
Scotland Alcohol related hospital statistics
National records of Scotland - alcohol deaths 2019
Welsh Health Survey
Health Statistics Wales
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