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

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

Unit: percent

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

Source: National Institute for Health Development

Year
Gender Level of education Frequency of alcohol consumption 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014
Males and females Higher education Do not consume 3,2 5,7 7 6,2 4,6
Males and females Higher education A few times a year 19,2 21 15,5 22,7 25
Males and females Higher education A few times a month 54,3 58,1 49,6 53,6 51,1
Males and females Higher education A few times a week 23,4 15,2 24,8 17,5 18,2
Males and females Higher education Every day 0 0 3,1 0 1,1
Males and females Secondary education Do not consume 10,1 7,4 9,7 4,6 3,9
Males and females Secondary education A few times a year 24,3 23 23,4 23,7 29,5
Males and females Secondary education A few times a month 41,3 44,4 49,3 46,9 43,6
Males and females Secondary education A few times a week 23,3 24,8 17,2 23,7 20,5
Males and females Secondary education Every day 1,1 0,4 0,4 1 2,6
Males and females Basic education or lower Do not consume 8,5 13,6 16,3 15,9 19,3
Males and females Basic education or lower A few times a year 25,1 20,2 20,2 26,8 39,5
Males and females Basic education or lower A few times a month 39,2 40,9 36,5 36,6 33,3
Males and females Basic education or lower A few times a week 26 22,5 25,3 19,7 7
Males and females Basic education or lower Every day 1,3 2,8 1,7 1,1 0,9
Male Higher education Do not consume 3,9 12 7,1 8 6,5
Male Higher education A few times a year 11,5 12 7,1 8 16,1
Male Higher education A few times a month 42,3 52 42,9 56 45,2
Male Higher education A few times a week 42,3 24 33,3 28 29
Male Higher education Every day 0 0 9,5 0 3,2
Male Secondary education Do not consume 12,1 7,1 7,9 5,1 1,7
Male Secondary education A few times a year 12,1 18,4 23,6 12,2 26,7
Male Secondary education A few times a month 38,6 33,7 40,5 49 31,7
Male Secondary education A few times a week 34,9 40,8 27 31,6 33,3
Male Secondary education Every day 2,4 0 1,1 2 6,7
Male Basic education or lower Do not consume 9,3 13,8 11,8 14,7 26,1
Male Basic education or lower A few times a year 15,3 15,5 19,4 25,5 32,6
Male Basic education or lower A few times a month 39,8 34,2 29 31,4 26,1
Male Basic education or lower A few times a week 33,1 31,7 36,6 26,5 15,2
Male Basic education or lower Every day 2,5 4,9 3,2 2 0
Female Higher education Do not consume 2,9 3,8 6,9 5,6 3,5
Female Higher education A few times a year 22,1 23,8 19,5 27,8 29,8
Female Higher education A few times a month 58,8 60 52,9 52,8 54,4
Female Higher education A few times a week 16,2 12,5 20,7 13,9 12,3
Female Higher education Every day 0 0 0 0 0
Female Secondary education Do not consume 8,5 7,6 10,9 4,2 5,2
Female Secondary education A few times a year 34 25,6 23,2 35,4 31,3
Female Secondary education A few times a month 43,4 50,6 55,1 44,8 51
Female Secondary education A few times a week 14,2 15,7 10,9 15,6 12,5
Female Secondary education Every day 0 0,6 0 0 0
Female Basic education or lower Do not consume 7,7 13,3 21,2 17,3 14,7
Female Basic education or lower A few times a year 35 26,7 21,2 28,4 44,1
Female Basic education or lower A few times a month 38,5 50 44,7 43,2 38,2
Female Basic education or lower A few times a week 18,8 10 12,9 11,1 1,5
Female Basic education or lower Every day 0 0 0 0 1,5