Alcohol use deaths

per 100,000 people, 1990–2016

Info Edit
    1990 Ranking
    1. Lithuania 23.70
    2. Estonia 18.71
    3. El Salvador 17.92
    4. Latvia 16.82
    5. Greenland 16.24
    6. Ukraine 16.20
    7. Russia 14.96
    8. Belarus 13.43
    9. Guatemala 11.71
    10. Hungary 8.43
    11. Kyrgyzstan 8.34
    12. Moldova 7.98
    13. Bosnia and Herzegovina 7.17
    14. Poland 6.68
    15. Denmark 6.61
    16. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 6.60
    17. Germany 6.59
    18. Norway 6.35
    19. Antigua and Barbuda 6.29
    20. Puerto Rico 6.12
    21. Romania 6.08
    22. Croatia 5.95
    23. Mauritius 5.81
    24. Azerbaijan 5.43
    25. France 5.36
    26. Slovenia 5.16
    27. Mexico 5.08
    28. Finland 5.02
    29. Sweden 4.87
    30. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 4.65
    31. Luxembourg 4.40
    32. Ecuador 4.14
    33. Switzerland 4.11
    34. Bahamas 3.74
    35. Dominica 3.68
    36. Scotland 3.59
    37. Serbia 3.58
    38. Saint Lucia 3.28
    39. Slovakia 3.26
    40. Argentina 2.92
    41. Guyana 2.81
    42. Bulgaria 2.79
    43. Austria 2.74
    44. Brazil 2.73
    45. Chile 2.73
    46. Bolivia 2.68
    47. United States 2.58
    48. Gabon 2.51
    49. Belgium 2.51
    50. Honduras 2.47
    51. Czech Republic 2.41
    52. Canada 2.40
    53. Grenada 2.35
    54. Haiti 2.35
    55. Philippines 2.26
    56. Peru 2.18
    57. Suriname 2.09
    58. Armenia 2.07
    59. Congo (Brazzaville) 2.04
    60. Equatorial Guinea 1.96
    61. Thailand 1.94
    62. Northern Ireland 1.93
    63. South Africa 1.92
    64. Mongolia 1.88
    65. Central African Republic 1.88
    66. Swaziland 1.83
    67. Burundi 1.80
    68. Iceland 1.79
    69. Turkmenistan 1.75
    70. Montenegro 1.73
    71. Ethiopia 1.71
    72. Lesotho 1.67
    73. Belize 1.67
    74. Bermuda 1.62
    75. Barbados 1.61
    76. Paraguay 1.57
    77. Portugal 1.55
    78. Israel 1.53
    79. Australia 1.52
    80. Northern Mariana Islands 1.52
    81. Georgia 1.50
    82. Burma (Myanmar) 1.49
    83. Trinidad and Tobago 1.49
    84. Dominican Republic 1.46
    85. Cuba 1.46
    86. India 1.45
    87. Namibia 1.44
    88. Kazakhstan 1.41
    89. Sri Lanka 1.40
    90. Botswana 1.39
    91. Malaysia 1.38
    92. Laos 1.34
    93. Cambodia 1.33
    94. Seychelles 1.33
    95. Bhutan 1.31
    96. Uruguay 1.28
    97. Andorra 1.28
    98. Costa Rica 1.23
    99. Uganda 1.23
    100. Congo (Kinshasa) 1.22
    101. Tajikistan 1.22
    102. Ivory Coast 1.18
    103. Guinea Bissau 1.15
    104. Angola 1.13
    105. Rwanda 1.11
    106. Cameroon 1.07
    107. Mozambique 1.06
    108. Somalia 1.03
    109. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 1.03
    110. Tanzania 1.02
    111. Eritrea 1.01
    112. New Zealand 0.99
    113. Netherlands 0.98
    114. Uzbekistan 0.97
    115. United Kingdom 0.97
    116. Madagascar 0.95
    117. China 0.93
    118. Comoros 0.93
    119. Timor Leste 0.91
    120. Zambia 0.91
    121. Ireland 0.91
    122. Burkina Faso 0.89
    123. Togo 0.88
    124. Guam 0.87
    125. Spain 0.85
    126. Malawi 0.84
    127. Taiwan 0.83
    128. Cyprus 0.82
    129. Benin 0.81
    130. Sierra Leone 0.81
    131. Wales 0.80
    132. Saint Thomas and Principe 0.79
    133. Liberia 0.79
    134. North Korea 0.77
    135. Nepal 0.75
    136. Chad 0.73
    137. Nigeria 0.72
    138. Zimbabwe 0.72
    139. Bahrain 0.71
    140. Mauritania 0.70
    141. Cape Verde 0.70
    142. Papua New Guinea 0.70
    143. Senegal 0.69
    144. Djibouti 0.68
    145. England 0.67
    146. Italy 0.66
    147. Guinea 0.65
    148. Ghana 0.64
    149. Micronesia 0.63
    150. Mali 0.63
    151. Vanuatu 0.61
    152. South Sudan 0.61
    153. Vietnam 0.59
    154. Niger 0.58
    155. Marshall Islands 0.57
    156. Pakistan 0.56
    157. Solomon Islands 0.55
    158. American Samoa 0.55
    159. Qatar 0.55
    160. Gambia 0.50
    161. Turkey 0.48
    162. Kenya 0.46
    163. United Arab Emirates 0.46
    164. Japan 0.44
    165. Samoa 0.42
    166. Bangladesh 0.42
    167. Malta 0.40
    168. Tonga 0.39
    169. Afghanistan 0.39
    170. Kiribati 0.38
    171. Iraq 0.35
    172. Greece 0.34
    173. Sudan 0.33
    174. Maldives 0.32
    175. Albania 0.27
    176. Indonesia 0.26
    177. Lebanon 0.26
    178. Jamaica 0.24
    179. Libya 0.22
    180. Colombia 0.21
    181. Jordan 0.21
    182. Kuwait 0.20
    183. Yemen 0.19
    184. Morocco 0.19
    185. Algeria 0.18
    186. Tunisia 0.18
    187. Fiji 0.18
    188. Egypt 0.18
    189. West Bank and Gaza 0.14
    190. Brunei 0.14
    191. Oman 0.13
    192. Saudi Arabia 0.13
    193. Syria 0.13
    194. Iran 0.10
    2016 Ranking
    1. Russia 21.81
    2. Ukraine 18.92
    3. Greenland 18.58
    4. Estonia 18.55
    5. Belarus 16.30
    6. Mongolia 15.51
    7. Latvia 14.23
    8. El Salvador 13.97
    9. Lithuania 12.94
    10. Denmark 12.66
    11. Moldova 12.46
    12. Poland 10.45
    13. Finland 10.41
    14. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 9.48
    15. Guatemala 9.32
    16. Slovenia 8.96
    17. Azerbaijan 7.86
    18. Kazakhstan 7.08
    19. Germany 6.84
    20. Scotland 6.53
    21. Kyrgyzstan 6.52
    22. Croatia 6.16
    23. France 5.50
    24. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 5.34
    25. Cuba 5.02
    26. Austria 4.90
    27. Norway 4.85
    28. Hungary 4.67
    29. Antigua and Barbuda 4.40
    30. Brazil 4.34
    31. Northern Ireland 4.24
    32. Mauritius 4.22
    33. Belgium 4.20
    34. Luxembourg 4.09
    35. Serbia 4.08
    36. Sweden 3.94
    37. Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.85
    38. Dominica 3.62
    39. United States 3.59
    40. Puerto Rico 3.48
    41. Bahamas 3.32
    42. Honduras 3.32
    43. Romania 3.25
    44. Slovakia 3.21
    45. Guyana 3.21
    46. Switzerland 3.17
    47. Czech Republic 3.15
    48. Paraguay 3.10
    49. Canada 3.09
    50. Thailand 3.09
    51. Mexico 2.98
    52. Iceland 2.97
    53. Saint Lucia 2.64
    54. Uruguay 2.61
    55. Ecuador 2.50
    56. Turkmenistan 2.43
    57. Netherlands 2.42
    58. Chile 2.40
    59. Haiti 2.32
    60. Grenada 2.29
    61. Suriname 2.28
    62. Belize 2.13
    63. Portugal 2.08
    64. India 2.06
    65. United Kingdom 2.01
    66. Trinidad and Tobago 1.96
    67. Bolivia 1.95
    68. Australia 1.91
    69. Montenegro 1.91
    70. Ireland 1.90
    71. Tajikistan 1.77
    72. Argentina 1.70
    73. Botswana 1.70
    74. Wales 1.70
    75. Barbados 1.69
    76. Burma (Myanmar) 1.65
    77. Northern Mariana Islands 1.65
    78. Cambodia 1.63
    79. Zimbabwe 1.61
    80. China 1.60
    81. Armenia 1.57
    82. Sri Lanka 1.54
    83. Seychelles 1.53
    84. Malaysia 1.52
    85. England 1.51
    86. Namibia 1.51
    87. Bhutan 1.50
    88. Lesotho 1.50
    89. Taiwan 1.44
    90. Andorra 1.40
    91. Zambia 1.37
    92. Swaziland 1.30
    93. Cameroon 1.30
    94. South Africa 1.28
    95. Ethiopia 1.27
    96. Bulgaria 1.27
    97. Burundi 1.25
    98. Philippines 1.24
    99. North Korea 1.24
    100. Dominican Republic 1.23
    101. Equatorial Guinea 1.22
    102. Central African Republic 1.22
    103. New Zealand 1.20
    104. Gabon 1.19
    105. Laos 1.16
    106. Tanzania 1.11
    107. Georgia 1.09
    108. Cape Verde 1.07
    109. Nepal 1.04
    110. Eritrea 1.04
    111. Mozambique 1.03
    112. Guam 1.03
    113. Ivory Coast 1.01
    114. Congo (Brazzaville) 1.01
    115. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 1.01
    116. Uganda 1.00
    117. Costa Rica 1.00
    118. Guinea Bissau 0.99
    119. Malawi 0.98
    120. Vietnam 0.98
    121. Benin 0.94
    122. Rwanda 0.94
    123. Saint Thomas and Principe 0.92
    124. Djibouti 0.91
    125. Burkina Faso 0.90
    126. Madagascar 0.88
    127. Somalia 0.88
    128. Comoros 0.87
    129. Peru 0.87
    130. Togo 0.86
    131. Spain 0.86
    132. Ghana 0.86
    133. Congo (Kinshasa) 0.84
    134. Pakistan 0.83
    135. Israel 0.81
    136. Micronesia 0.80
    137. Angola 0.77
    138. Timor Leste 0.76
    139. Sierra Leone 0.76
    140. Vanuatu 0.75
    141. Uzbekistan 0.75
    142. Liberia 0.73
    143. Papua New Guinea 0.72
    144. Cyprus 0.71
    145. Marshall Islands 0.70
    146. Bahrain 0.69
    147. Solomon Islands 0.69
    148. Guinea 0.67
    149. Bermuda 0.67
    150. South Sudan 0.66
    151. Senegal 0.65
    152. Italy 0.65
    153. Kenya 0.65
    154. United Arab Emirates 0.61
    155. Malta 0.60
    156. Albania 0.57
    157. Chad 0.57
    158. Nigeria 0.55
    159. Mauritania 0.53
    160. Niger 0.51
    161. Samoa 0.50
    162. Tonga 0.49
    163. Kiribati 0.48
    164. Gambia 0.46
    165. Japan 0.45
    166. Jamaica 0.43
    167. American Samoa 0.43
    168. Mali 0.42
    169. Afghanistan 0.42
    170. Bangladesh 0.41
    171. Indonesia 0.40
    172. Iraq 0.36
    173. Sudan 0.34
    174. Greece 0.33
    175. Libya 0.31
    176. Morocco 0.30
    177. Qatar 0.30
    178. Algeria 0.27
    179. Tunisia 0.26
    180. Fiji 0.23
    181. Saudi Arabia 0.23
    182. Colombia 0.23
    183. Maldives 0.23
    184. Yemen 0.21
    185. Brunei 0.21
    186. Oman 0.21
    187. Turkey 0.21
    188. Iran 0.20
    189. Jordan 0.20
    190. Egypt 0.20
    191. Lebanon 0.19
    192. Kuwait 0.19
    193. Syria 0.17
    194. West Bank and Gaza 0.17

    Alcohol dependence is a substance-related disorder involving a dysfunctional pattern of alcohol use. According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) criteria for alcohol dependence, at least three out of seven of the following criteria must be manifested during a 12-month period: 1. Tolerance 2. Withdrawal symptoms or clinically defined alcohol withdrawal syndrome 3. Use in larger amounts or for longer periods than intended 4. Persistent desire or unsuccessful efforts to cut down on alcohol use 5. Time is spent obtaining alcohol or recovering from effects 6. Social, occupational, and recreational pursuits are given up or reduced because of alcohol use 7. Use is continued despite knowledge of alcohol-related harm (physical or psychological).

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange