Health » Alcohol consumption: Alcohol consumption among young (16–26 y. o.) people by gender

The frequency of alcohol consumption during last 12 months among young (16–26 y. o.) people.

Unit: percent

Disaggregated by: year, age group, frequency of alcohol consumption, gender

Source: National Institute for Health Development, Health Behavior among Estonian Adult Population

Year
Gender Age group (health) Frequency of alcohol consumption 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016
Males and females 16-26 Do not consume 7,1 9,4 10,1 8,9 8,8 19,5
Males and females 16-26 A few times a year 22,3 20,7 21 23,3 30 23
Males and females 16-26 A few times a month 45,2 44,4 44,3 44,6 41,9 37,8
Males and females 16-26 A few times a week 24 24 22,9 22 17,2 16,3
Males and females 16-26 Every day 1,4 1,4 1,7 1,2 2,1 3,4
Male 16-26 Do not consume 8,2 10 8,3 8,9 8,5 21,5
Male 16-26 A few times a year 11,6 14,7 17,6 16,5 23,3 16,7
Male 16-26 A few times a month 42 35,1 36,9 42,3 35,2 31,7
Male 16-26 A few times a week 35,2 37,5 33,5 30,2 28,4 23,7
Male 16-26 Every day 3,1 2,7 3,8 2,1 4,6 6,5
Female 16-26 Do not consume 6,2 9 11,5 8,9 9,1 18
Female 16-26 A few times a year 31,2 25,2 23,6 30,1 34,6 27,6
Female 16-26 A few times a month 47,8 51,4 50,1 46,9 46,4 42,2
Female 16-26 A few times a week 14,9 14 14,8 13,7 9,5 11,1
Female 16-26 Every day 0 0,5 0 0,3 0,4 1,2