How much alcohol is consumed in South Africa?

South Africa female drinkers each consume 16 litres of pure alcohol per year on average which is estimated 80% above the world average of 8.9 litres (WCARHR White Paper, 2017:15). This proves that the demand for alcohol in South Africa has become a noteworthy concern.

Which province consumes the most alcohol in South Africa?

Women in the Northern Cape are some of the heaviest drinkers as compared to their counterparts in the rest of the country. This is according to Statistics South Africa’s Demographic and Health Survey. At least 6% of women in the province show signs of problem drinking. This is at least double the national average.

Which race drinks the most alcohol?

Native Americans have the highest prevalence (12.1 percent) of heavy drinking (i.e., five or more drinks on the same occasion for 5 or more of the past 30 days; followed by Whites (8.3 percent) and Hispanics (6.1 percent).

South Africa’s favourite booze by volume (2015)

# Alcohol Value (R’000)
1 Beer 52 734 950
2 Ready To Drink Wine 12 634 555
3 Natural Wine 9 399 196
4 Whisky 8 179 842

What is the poorest country in Africa?

The ten poorest countries in Africa, with their GDP per capita, are: Somalia ($500) Central African Republic ($681) Democratic Republic of the Congo ($785)

Poorest Countries In Africa 2021.

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Country Tanzania
GDP (IMF ’19) $61.03 Bn
GDP (UN ’16)
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