SDS group project - WHO DRINKS AND WHY CULTURAL INFLUENCES...

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WHO DRINKS AND WHY CULTURAL INFLUENCES Irish and Russian cultures are associated with heavy drinking. Picture: http://www.tshirtbordello.com/images/irish-drunk-lg.gif Italy and Spain associated with casual wine drinking with family. 2008 International Center for Alcohol Policies study found that 17 year olds in northern European countries were 5 times more likely to report being drunk compared to Italy, France and Greece. U.S. is in 13 th place for beer consumption based on reported sales Picture: http://us.123rf.com/400wm/400/400/snr/snr0904/snr090400028/4633581-lots-of-beer- glasses-with-foamy-beer.jpg Russia black market. TRENDS IN U.S. ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION Overall alcohol consumption peaked in 1981. Also the same time illicit drugs reached a peak. Also the year Beyonce was born. Picture: http://cdn.necolebitchie.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/05/diddy-jay-z-beyonce.jpg Americans drink most alcohol in the form of beer. 27 gallons per person per year (age 14 and up).
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