- 57 per cent of adults reported drinking alcohol in the previous week in 2016 which is a fall from 64 per cent in 2006. This equates to 25.3 million adults in England.
- Those who drank more than 8/6 units on their heaviest day in the last week fell from 19 per cent to 15 per cent.
Note: A report was also released by the Office of National Statistics on the drinking habits of the UK as a whole. ■