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Culture > Food and drink > Alcohol > Litres of pure alcohol drunk per year: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Alcohol consumption among adults (over 15 years) (litres of pure alcohol per year).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Luxembourg 15.56 2003
2 Ireland 13.69 2003
3 Hungary 13.6 2003
4 Moldova 13.18 2003
5 Czech Republic 12.99 2003
6 Croatia 12.25 2003
7 Germany 11.99 2003
8 United Kingdom 11.75 2003
9 Denmark 11.71 2003
10 Spain 11.68 2003
11 Portugal 11.54 2003
12 Cyprus 11.52 2003
13 Saint Lucia 11.48 2003
14 France 11.43 2003
15 Austria 11.08 2003
16 Switzerland 10.83 2003
17 Belgium 10.63 2003
18 Nigeria 10.57 2003
19 Slovakia 10.35 2003
20 Russia 10.32 2003
21 Lithuania 9.89 2003
22 Romania 9.74 2003
=23 Netherlands 9.68 2003
=23 New Zealand 9.68 2003
25 Latvia 9.61 2003
26 Niue 9.47 2003
27 Finland 9.31 2003
28 Burundi 9.1 2003
29 Bosnia and Herzegovina 9.05 2003
30 Australia 9.02 2003
31 Greece 9.01 2003
32 Estonia 9 2003
33 United States 8.61 2003
34 Argentina 8.4 2003
35 Haiti 8.3 2003
36 Poland 8.09 2003
37 Italy 8.02 2003
38 Gabon 8.01 2003
39 South Korea 7.87 2003
40 Canada 7.8 2003
41 Uruguay 7.74 2003
42 Japan 7.59 2003
43 Dominica 7.5 2003
44 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 7 2003
45 Iceland 6.99 2003
46 Bahrain 6.98 2003
47 Sao Tome and Principe 6.95 2003
48 Rwanda 6.93 2003
49 Laos 6.91 2003
50 Slovenia 6.74 2003
51 Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.73 2003
52 South Africa 6.72 2003
=53 Venezuela 6.67 2003
=53 Grenada 6.67 2003
55 Dominican Republic 6.66 2003
56 Chile 6.6 2003
57 Sierra Leone 6.39 2003
58 Belize 6.25 2003
59 Ukraine 6.09 2003
60 Malta 6.02 2003
61 Panama 5.98 2003
62 Namibia 5.97 2003
63 Sweden 5.96 2003
64 Bulgaria 5.86 2003
65 Brazil 5.76 2003
66 Antigua and Barbuda 5.73 2003
67 Republic of Macedonia 5.69 2003
68 Colombia 5.68 2003
69 Costa Rica 5.65 2003
70 Thailand 5.59 2003
71 Belarus 5.53 2003
72 Norway 5.5 2003
73 Tanzania 5.45 2003
74 China 5.2 2003
75 Burkina Faso 5.01 2003
76 Cape Verde 4.78 2003
77 Swaziland 4.6 2003
78 Mexico 4.57 2003
79 Azerbaijan 4.54 2003
80 Zimbabwe 4.41 2003
81 Qatar 4.4 2003
82 Botswana 4.29 2003
83 Trinidad and Tobago 4.17 2003
84 Angola 3.86 2003
85 Guyana 3.84 2003
86 Peru 3.83 2003
87 Liberia 3.82 2003
88 Cameroon 3.77 2003
=89 Paraguay 3.73 2003
=89 Cook Islands 3.73 2003
91 El Salvador 3.72 2003
92 Kyrgyzstan 3.63 2003
93 Philippines 3.51 2003
94 Equatorial Guinea 3.38 2003
95 Seychelles 3.36 2003
96 North Korea 3.26 2003
97 Lebanon 3.24 2003
98 Bolivia 3.23 2003
99 Mauritius 3.03 2003
100 Kazakhstan 2.96 2003
101 Honduras 2.92 2003
102 Mongolia 2.83 2003
103 Gambia 2.59 2003
104 Nicaragua 2.48 2003
105 Israel 2.47 2003
106 Zambia 2.4 2003
107 Ecuador 2.36 2003
108 Cuba 2.26 2003
109 Guinea-Bissau 2.19 2003
110 Singapore 2.17 2003
111 Albania 2.01 2003
112 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.86 2003
113 Lesotho 1.82 2003
114 Djibouti 1.79 2003
115 Jamaica 1.74 2003
116 Samoa 1.73 2003
117 Fiji 1.72 2003
118 Papua New Guinea 1.62 2003
119 Madagascar 1.59 2003
120 Ghana 1.57 2003
121 Central African Republic 1.53 2003
=122 Uzbekistan 1.51 2003
=122 Kenya 1.51 2003
=124 Cambodia 1.48 2003
=124 Armenia 1.48 2003
126 Georgia 1.47 2003
127 Guatemala 1.46 2003
128 Malawi 1.41 2003
=129 Turkey 1.37 2003
=129 Tuvalu 1.37 2003
131 Benin 1.29 2003
132 Togo 1.24 2003
=133 Federated States of Micronesia 1.23 2003
=133 Tunisia 1.23 2003
135 Turkmenistan 1.18 2003
136 Malaysia 1.06 2003
137 Solomon Islands 0.97 2003
138 Nauru 0.87 2003
139 Ethiopia 0.86 2003
140 Vietnam 0.85 2003
=141 Vanuatu 0.75 2003
=141 Tonga 0.75 2003
143 Eritrea 0.59 2003
144 Mozambique 0.52 2003
145 Mali 0.5 2003
146 Syria 0.49 2003
147 Senegal 0.46 2003
=148 Morocco 0.45 2003
=148 Kiribati 0.45 2003
150 Tajikistan 0.39 2003
151 Burma 0.33 2003
=152 Jordan 0.31 2003
=152 Chad 0.31 2003
=152 Comoros 0.31 2003
155 Sudan 0.3 2003
156 India 0.29 2003
157 Sri Lanka 0.28 2003
158 Oman 0.26 2003
159 Bhutan 0.23 2003
=160 Iraq 0.21 2003
=160 Egypt 0.21 2003
162 Guinea 0.2 2003
163 Nepal 0.19 2003
164 Algeria 0.15 2003
165 Brunei 0.12 2003
166 Indonesia 0.09 2003
167 Niger 0.05 2003
168 Yemen 0.04 2003
169 Kuwait 0.03 2003
170 United Arab Emirates 0.02 2003
=171 Afghanistan 0.01 2003
=171 Libya 0.01 2003
=171 Mauritania 0.01 2003
=171 Pakistan 0.01 2003
=175 Bangladesh 0.0 2003
=175 Saudi Arabia 0.0 2003
=175 Somalia 0.0 2003
=175 Iran 0.0 2003

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