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Ministry of Health: the Russians began to drink less
Russian Health Minister Veronika Skvortsova said alcohol consumption in Russia decreased from 18 to 9,3 liters per capita in the period from 2011 to 2018. About it сообщает TASS.
"The work carried out in this area has reduced the consumption of alcohol and tobacco. Thus, alcohol consumption decreased in 2018 year to 9,3 liters per capita from 18 liters in 2011 year, that is, almost doubled," the minister said in his speech final board.
Veronika Skvortsova added that the number of alcohol poisoning and alcohol-related diseases has decreased. This, in turn, reduced the mortality of the working-age male population by 18% from the 2012 year.
Earlier, the Center for Research of the Federal and Regional Alcohol Markets (TSIFRRA) named Sakhalin (5 liters per capita) and Magadan (28,5 liters) regions among the most drunk regions of Russia among 26,5. wrote "News".