by Felix Richter, Statista.com
— this post authored by Niall McCarthy
Which countries tend to drink the most on average.
According to the World Health Organisation, Austria, Ireland and the Czech Republic are the world’s biggest binge-drinkers. That term is defined as consuming more than six units or three pints of lager on one occasion over the past 30 days. Read more on the indy100.
This chart shows the percentage who have had an episode of heavy drinking in the past 30 days.
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