Which country in the world is home to the biggest drinkers? Take a look at the interactive map below to see how your nation compares to others when it comes to alcohol consumption.
Pure alcohol consumption in litres per year, per person.
Lithuania is the booziest country in the world. Lithuanians consume 18.2 litres of pure alcohol per capita or the equivalent to 186 bottles of wine.
Belarus comes in second behind Lithuania. The country drinks 168 bottles of wine or 16.4 litres per capita.
Moldovans consume 15.9 litres of pure alcohol per capita or 163 bottles of wine.
Russia takes fourth place in the booziest country stakes. Russians consume the equivalent of 1390 vodka shots per capita.
The Czech Republic drink a huge 482 pints of beer per capita! That's 13.7 litres of pure alcohol.
In Romania people consume 13.7 litres of pure alcohol per capita.
Croatia follows closely behind Romania, consuming 13.6 per capita.
Bulgarians drink 13.6 litres of pure alcohol or 479 pints of lager per capita.
Belgians drink 478 pints of beer per capita! That's 13.2 litres of pure alcohol.
Ukranians consume 12.8 litres of pure alcohol per capita or 131 bottles of wine.
Estonia is joint eighth with people drinking 12.8 litres of pure alcohol per capita.
Solvakia is joint ninth place with people consuming 12.3 litres of pure alcohol per capita.
Hungarians consume 12.3 litres of pure alcohol per capita and take joint ninth place.
Latvians drink 12.3 litres of pure alcohol per capita which is equal to 433 pints!
The UK is in the top 10 booziest countries. We each consume 12.3 litres of pure alcohol a year - the equivalent of around 126 bottles of wine.
Poland is also in joint ninth place with the UK, Slovakia, Hungary and Latvia.
South Koreans drink 11.9 litres of pure alcohol per person and take the tenth place in the booziest countries place!
The US lags behind us on 9.3 litres per person - that's the same as 564 330ml bottles of Budweiser.
|5.||Czech Republic||5. Czech Republic|
|9.||United Kingdom||9. United Kingdom|
|10.||South Korea||10. South Korea|
|13.||Equatorial Guinea||13. Equatorial Guinea|
The United States falls behind the UK and is placed 27th in the booziest countries stakes.
|27.||United States||27. United States|