Further data has been released for the Local Alcohol Profiles for England (LAPE), providing geographical data on off-sales, licensed premises and adult drinking. Public Health England recently released LAPE data on hospital admissions and mortality to support local level activity.
Key findings include:
- 25.7% of adults in England regularly drank over 14 units per week in 2011-2014.
- 15.5% of adults in England abstained from drinking alcohol in 2011-2014.
- 16.5% of adults in England were binge drinking on their heaviest day from 2011-2014.
- 10.6 units of alcohol per adult per week were sold through the off-trade in England in 2014.