ArchiveNovember 12, 2014

Number of drinks per week in the U.S., annals of the top ten percent

The top 10 percent of American drinkers – 24 million adults over age 18 – consume, on average, 74 alcoholic drinks per week. That works out to a little more than four-and-a-half 750 ml bottles of Jack Daniels, 18 bottles of wine, or three 24-can cases of beer. In one week.

No comment on where I fall on this distribution.
 
 

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