UK: Baby Boomers Drive Alcohol Consumption

While alcohol consumption steadily declines with young people, baby boomers continue to drive more alcohol consumption. More and more young people across the world are choosing to be alcohol-free, driving a global decrease in alcohol use. However, older people, over 55 years of age – the Baby Boomer generation – are increasing their consumption. In the UK, the 55-64 age group  remains the most likely to drink heavily and the least likely to abstain from alcohol…