Ireland alcohol consumption 80% above global average

Alcohol Action for Ireland (AAI) has reported that people in the Republic of Ireland consume 11 litres of alcohol per person per year. This estimate means that that average alcohol consumption there is 80% higher than the global average. The AAI statement was released in advance of the Republic of Ireland’s annual budget and called on the government to adopt proposals on minimum unit pricing for alcohol.

Source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/irish-alcohol-consumption-80-above-global-average-says-alcohol-action-ireland-946454.html