Alcohol related harm

February 8, 2022

Police Recorded Crime in Northern Ireland 2021 (PSNI)

Alcohol crime is identified through the use of a ‘flag’ on the crime recording system. Its aim is to provide the number of crimes directly attributable […]
February 8, 2022

The EASL–Lancet Liver Commission: protecting the next generation of Europeans against liver disease complications and premature mortality 2021 (The Lancet)

In Europe, alcohol consumption is the leading cause of liver-related mortality. Europe has the highest level of alcohol consumption per person, the highest prevalence of heavy […]
November 24, 2021

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder: health needs assessment 2021 (Gov.uk)

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) refers to the range of neurodevelopmental problems caused by pre-natal exposure to alcohol. The effects are diverse and impact on the […]
November 24, 2021

Making life better – key indicators progress update 2021 (Department of Health)

These tables contain the latest figures for each of the key indicators of the wider social determinants of health & wellbeing set out against each of […]
November 24, 2021

Alcohol consumption and harm during the COVID-19 pandemic 2021 (Gov.uk)

This report collates data on alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harm in England throughout the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and compares it to data from previous years. Changes […]
July 19, 2021

The 2019–20 Irish National Drug and Alcohol Survey: Main findings 2021 (Health Research Board)

The National Drug and Alcohol Survey (NDAS) collects information on alcohol and tobacco consumption and drug use among the general population in Ireland. It also surveys […]
July 19, 2021

Activities of Irish Psychiatric Units and Hospitals 2020 (Health Research Board)

This report presents data on activity in psychiatric hospitals in Ireland in 2020. ‘Alcoholic disorders’ is one of the indicators in the dataset. Data are presented […]
July 19, 2021

Global burden of cancer in 2020 attributable to alcohol consumption: a population-based study 2021 (The Lancet)

This study provides updated estimates of the global burden of cancer attributable to alcohol consumption stratified by sex, cancer site, and country, using estimates of cancer […]
July 19, 2021

National Drug Treatment Reporting System 2014 – 2020 alcohol treatment data 2021 (HRB National Drugs Library)

In this bulletin, trends in treated problem alcohol use are described for the seven-year period from 2014 to 2020. The data are taken from the National […]
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