“alcohol” Charts

Uncle Sam Smokes the Chronic, War on Drugs $1 Tril Failure »

The US leads the world in legal and illegal drug use, particularly in regards to marijuana and cocaine. The US…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 343
Score: 9

Alcohol Named Most Destructive Drug in UK »

In an analysis of the relative harm of drugs in the UK, members of the Independent Scientific Committee on Drugs…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 3774
Score: 8

The Deadly Legal Drug »

According to the "Global status report on alcohol and health 2014," 5.9% of deaths worldwide are attributable to alcohol. Even…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 391
Score: 7

Wining and Dining: The Top Consumers of Wine »

Hope you like communion, because Vatican City comes in at number one for their wine consumption. European countries are most…

Dustin M.
by: Dustin M.
views: 143
Score: 5

The Most Distracting Thing You Can Do While Driving »

For driving under the influence, alcohol and drugs are often considered the worst distractions. A new study has found a…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 654
Score: 5

The Danger of Texting and Driving »

Texting has surpassed intoxication as the leading cause of death among teen drivers. Every year, 3000 teenagers lose their lives…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 164
Score: 5

Which College Athletes Drink The Most? »

According to an NCAA survey, lacrosse players consume more alcohol than other college athletes. They also smoke more weed than…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 128
Score: 2

Cancer Survival Rates Increasing, Still Room For Improvement »

While surviving certain cancers has become nearly assured, cancers of the pancreas, lung, esophagus, and liver have continued to kill…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 2792
Score: 2

So I Shouldn't Let My Kid Taste My Beer? »

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) reported that people that report they drank before age 15 (roughly…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 176
Score: 1

The Employees That Belong To The Drinking Class »

Some professions more than others are likely to drive their employees to find comfort at the bottom of a bottle.…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 149

Which Region Gets the Thirstiest Around the Holidays? »

Residents of the Northeast are significantly more likely to drink alcohol at Christmas or other end-of-year get togethers than Americans…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 39

The Best Drink For Any Holiday Occasion »

With the holiday season in full swing, it's about time to start celebrating! But what alcoholic beverage is right for…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 69

The Most Harmful Drug? Alcohol »

A study done in the U.K. assigned different harm scores to a variety of drugs based on the damage they…

Noah
by: Noah
views: 135

Alaskan Reefer Madness: Smoky Stats Worry MJ Enthusiasts »

In November 2014, Alaskans will vote on a ballot initiative to either end or continue marijuana prohibition. Support for ending…

Madinah Noorai
by: Madinah Noorai
views: 94

Is #TeenDrinking on the Decline? »

The Center for Disease Control's latest Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) shows that alcohol use is declining for U.S. students…

Kathleen Reynolds
by: Kathleen Reynolds
views: 69

South Koreans Do This Four Times As Much As Americans »

South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians and more than four times as much as Americans. The US…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 89

Who Supports Lowering the Drinking Age Most? »

Because of its perceived strictness in comparison with much of the world, the high drinking age in the United States…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 46

Sobering Up Before Hitting The Road »

More and more Americans are making the right choice when it comes to drinking and driving. In 2011, the number…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 74

World Says No to Infidelity, But Divorce is OK »

Across the globe, people were asked what they thought about eight topics that are often considered moral issues. It turns…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 114

Alcohol Expenditure Vs. Median Income »

Comparing 2010 annual median incomes to the percentage of those incomes spent on alcohol reveals an alarming trend. The leading…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 281

U.S. Drinkers Divide Between Beer and Wine as Favorite »

Americans who drink are equally likely to name beer (36%) or wine (35%) as the alcoholic drink they most often…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 77

Older Women Are More Cautious Drivers Than Men »

When surveyed, American women over age 65 were more likely to avoid driving in certain conditions than men of the…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 87

Young Americans Aren't Getting Driver's Licenses »

Fewer young Americans are getting their driver's licenses. In 1983, 68.9% of 17-year-olds had driver's licenses, but by 2010, only…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 73

Alcohol-Drug Combination ED Visits »

In 2009, there were approximately 519,650 ED visits caused by users combining alcohol with one or more drugs. The most…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 126

Drunk Driving Fatal Crashes, by Age Group »

In 2008, 11,773 fatalities (23% of all traffic fatalities) were the result of alcohol-impaired driving, a 6% decrease since 1998.…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 163

High Schoolers Become Less Likely to Ride with Drunk Drivers »

In 1991, 39.9% of American students in 9th through 12th grade said that they had ridden with a driver who…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 59

Most Popular Alcoholic Drinks Globally »

Alcoholic consumption grew by 1.6% in 2012 to 27 billion liters. Vodka, propelled by Russia, whose 13.9 liters per capita…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 388

Parent Engagement Prevents Teen Substance Abuse »

The data displayed above indicates that the involvement of parents in the lives of teens makes a significant impact in…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 174

Decrease in Self-Reported Drinking and Driving »

In 2010, Americans reported drinking and driving about 112 million times, a significant decrease from the 160 million drinking and…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 85

Binge Drinking Among Women »

The most likely women to binge drink are women ages 18 to 24, with 24% of American women in this…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 106