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The European Union Alcohol Survey II

Did you know that…..

according to a recent survey 49% EU alcohol consumers say they drink between 1 and 3 times a week ?

69% EU alcohol consumers usually have 2 drinks or less in each session, and 10% state to usually have 5 drinks or more.

This survey (EU citizens’ attitudes towards alcohol) has been carried out in the European Union and published in April 2010 in the Eurobarometer 331. It covers the population 15 years and over of the respective nationalities of the European Union Member. (*)

(*) Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Greece, Spain, France,Ireland, Italy, Republic of Cyprus, Lithuania, Latvia, Luxembourg, Hungary, Malta,The Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia,Slovakia, Finland, Sweden, The United Kingdom.

 

(Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)

 

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The European Union Alcohol Survey I

Did you know that…..

according to a recent survey 76% of EU citizens have consumed alcoholic beverages in the past 12 months ?

24% claim to be abstained.

49% of consumers drink between 1 and 3 times a week and 69% of them usually have 1 or 2 drinks in each session and 10% have 5 drinks or more.

This survey (EU citizens’ attitudes towards alcohol) has been carried out in the European Union and published in April 2010 in the Eurobarometer 331. It covers the population 15 years and over of the respective nationalities of the European Union Member. (*)

(*) Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Greece, Spain, France,Ireland, Italy, Republic of Cyprus, Lithuania, Latvia, Luxembourg, Hungary, Malta,The Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia,Slovakia, Finland, Sweden, The United Kingdom.

((Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)

"botellas de alcohol"

 

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Alcohol Consumption in the European Union

Did you know that…..

according to a recent survey Europe is the region with the highest per capita alcohol consumption in the world ?

Alcohol consumption is the third largest risk factor for ill health in the European Union. It is responsible for 195,000 deaths each year and the economic cost to the EU is €125 billion per year.

This survey (EU citizens’ attitudes towards alcohol) has been carried out in the European Union and published in April 2010 in the Eurobarometer 331. It covers the population 15 years and over of the respective nationalities of the European Union Member. (*)

(*) Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Greece, Spain, France,Ireland, Italy, Republic of Cyprus, Lithuania, Latvia, Luxembourg, Hungary, Malta,The Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia,Slovakia, Finland, Sweden, The United Kingdom.

 

(Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)

 

"botella y copa"

 

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