From Arunachal Pradesh to Jharkhand: 7 states with highest alcohol use among women


Alcohol drinkers

    The Central Government conducted the National Family and Health Survey (NFHS) in 2019 and 2021. Around 16 crore alcohol drinkers in India each year, with a large percentage of them being female.

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Arunachal Pradesh

    Arunachal Pradesh is at 1st place with 24.2%

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Sikkim

    Sikkim is at the second place with 16.2% female consuming alcohol.

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Assam

    7.3% of female in Assam consumes alchohol.

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Telangana

    6.7% of female in Telangana drinks alcohol after Assam.

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Jharkhand

    6.1% of Jharkhand female consumes alcohol.

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A&N Islands

    5.0% of women are taking alcohol in Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

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Chhattisgarh

    Chhattisgarh is at seventh place with 4.9% of female consuming alcohol.

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