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Tonga

Tonga Food and drink Stats

Definitions

  • Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually from legally and illegally produced alcohol, by the population above 14 years of age. The consumption of tourists is excluded for countries with more tourists per year than resident population.
  • Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Beer: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually in the form of beer, by the population above 14 years of age.
  • Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Homemade and illegal drinks: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually in the form of “unrecorded alcohol” by the population above 14 years of age. The consumption of tourists is excluded for countries with more tourists per year than resident population.
    “Unrecorded alcohol” is not taxed and is outside of governmental control. It includes alcohol that is homemade (legally or illegally), smuggled or obtained through cross-border shopping. Data is collected through investigations and expert judgment.
  • Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Legal sources: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually in the form of “recorded alcohol” by the population above 14 years of age. The consumption of tourists is excluded for countries with more tourists per year than resident population. “Recorded alcohol” is taxed and within governmental control. It excludes alcohol that is homemade (legally or illegally), smuggled or obtained through cross-border shopping.
  • Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Other alcoholic drinks: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually from beverages other than wine, beer and spirits, by the population above 14 years of age.
  • Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Spirits: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually in the form of spirits, by population above 14 years of age (excludes illegally produced spirits).
  • Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Wine: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed in the form of wine by population above 14 years of age.
  • Alcohol > Legal drinking age: Legal drinking age of African countries.
  • Alcohol > Litres of pure alcohol drunk per year: Alcohol consumption among adults (over 15 years) (litres of pure alcohol per year).
  • Beer consumed per capita: Beer (l).

    No date was available from the Wikipedia article, so we used the date of retrieval.

  • Litres of wine drunk per litre of beer: Liters of wine consumed per liter of beer consumed.
  • Wine consumed per capita: Wine (l).

    No date was available from the Wikipedia article, so we used the date of retrieval.

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks 3.78 2005 123th out of 187
Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Beer 0.89 2005 111th out of 187
Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Homemade and illegal drinks 0.5 2005 133th out of 187
Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Legal sources 3.28 2005 109th out of 187
Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Other alcoholic drinks 0.18 2005 53th out of 187
Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Spirits 0.64 2005 105th out of 187
Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Wine 2.29 2005 33th out of 187
Alcohol > Legal drinking age 18 2014 9th out of 14
Alcohol > Litres of pure alcohol drunk per year 0.75 2003 141st out of 178
Beer consumed per capita 0.89 l 2014 8th out of 9
Litres of wine drunk per litre of beer 2.57 2014 6th out of 9
Wine consumed per capita 2.29 l 2014 9th out of 9

Citation

"Tonga Food and drink Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Tonga/Culture/Food-and-drink

Tonga Culture > Food and drink Profiles (Subcategories)

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