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Culture Stats: compare key data on Italy & United Kingdom

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  • Food and drink > 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.
  • Food and drink > 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.
  • Food and drink > Beer consumption: Total national beer consumption (litres).
  • Food and drink > Cheese consumption per capita per year: Total per capita cheese consumption in kilograms for each country in 2011.
  • Food and drink > Milk consumption per capita: Milk Consumption per Capita (kg).
  • Happy Planet Index: The Happy Planet Index (HPI) is calculated from three components: Perceived well-being, life expectancy and ecological footprint. A higher value indicates a happier population.
  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws: Anti-discrimination (sexual orientation).

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > LGBT individual may petition to adopt a child: LGBT individual may petition to adopt.

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts: Same-sex sexual activity.

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Recognition of gay relationships: Recognition of relationships.

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex adoption: Same-sex adoption.

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex marriage: Same-sex marriage.

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  • Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year: This list compares the average annual consumption of cigarettes per adult in countries around the world. Ten european countries top the list, all located at the East of the continent, with the exception of Greece. Developed asian countries like China, South Korea and Japan also register high cigarette consumption, while Africa hosts the countries with less consumption.
  • Tobacco > Purchase age: Purchase age.

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  • World Heritage Sites: Cultural sites.

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  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Litres of pure alcohol drunk per year: Alcohol consumption among adults (over 15 years) (litres of pure alcohol per year).
  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex partner may petition to adopt partner's child: Same-sex partner may petition to adopt partner's child.

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex couple may jointly petition to adopt a child: Same-sex couple may jointly petition.

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex couples are allowed to foster or stepchild foster: Same-sex couples are allowed to foster or stepchild foster.

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  • Food and drink > 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.
  • Food and drink > 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).
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Wine: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed in the form of wine by population above 14 years of age.
  • Food and drink > 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.
  • Food and drink > 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.
STAT Italy United Kingdom HISTORY
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks 10.68
Ranked 37th.
13.37
Ranked 17th. 25% more than Italy
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Beer 1.73
Ranked 83th.
4.93
Ranked 15th. 3 times more than Italy
Food and drink > Beer consumption 1.77 billion L
Ranked 1st.
4.59 billion L
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than Italy
Food and drink > Cheese consumption per capita per year 21.8 kg
Ranked 6th. Twice as much as United Kingdom
10.9 kg
Ranked 20th.
Food and drink > Milk consumption per capita 256.1 kg
Ranked 15th. 6% more than United Kingdom
241.47 kg
Ranked 20th.
Happy Planet Index 44
Ranked 69th.
47.9
Ranked 41st. 9% more than Italy

Sexuality > Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws Some All
Sexuality > Homosexuality > LGBT individual may petition to adopt a child No Yes
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts Legal since 1890 UN decl. sign. Legal in England and Wales since 1967 in Scotland since 1981 in Northern Ireland since 1982 UN decl. sign.
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Recognition of gay relationships No (proposed) Yes (since 2005)
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex adoption Only married couples can adopt Yes (since 2002 in England and Wales, 2009 in Scotland and 2013 in Northern Ireland)
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex marriage No / ( Since 2013 in England and Wales. Under consideration in Scotland, not in Northern Ireland )
Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year 1,475
Ranked 30th. 97% more than United Kingdom
750
Ranked 73th.
Tobacco > Purchase age 18
Ranked 52nd. The same as United Kingdom
18
Ranked 40th.
World Heritage Sites 45
Ranked 1st. 96% more than United Kingdom
23
Ranked 8th.
Food and drink > Alcohol > Litres of pure alcohol drunk per year 8.02
Ranked 37th.
11.75
Ranked 8th. 47% more than Italy
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex partner may petition to adopt partner's child No Yes
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex couple may jointly petition to adopt a child No Yes
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex couples are allowed to foster or stepchild foster Yes Yes
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Homemade and illegal drinks 2.35
Ranked 43th. 38% more than United Kingdom
1.7
Ranked 68th.
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Spirits 0.42
Ranked 117th.
2.41
Ranked 49th. 6 times more than Italy
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Wine 6.38
Ranked 4th. 81% more than United Kingdom
3.53
Ranked 20th.
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Other alcoholic drinks 0.0
Ranked 156th.
0.67
Ranked 30th.
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Legal sources 8.33
Ranked 44th.
11.67
Ranked 15th. 40% more than Italy

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"Culture: Italy and United Kingdom compared", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/compare/Italy/United-Kingdom/Culture