Named the most drinking regions of Russia

Named the most drinking regions of Russia

Antiliderami “Rating sobriety” Russian regions were Magadan oblast and Chukotka Autonomous Okrug. The document was presented in the Federation Council on Friday, March 24, RIA Novosti reported.

Also among the drinkers regions were the Republic of Komi. Least of all alcohol consumed in Chechnya, Ingushetia and Dagestan. Moscow was in the middle of the ranking.

In drawing up the stamp were taken into account, in particular, such parameters as the number of sold alcohol, the number of deaths from alcohol poisoning and statistics of offenses committed while intoxicated.

The rating was compiled under the guidance of a member of the Public chamber of the Sultan Khamzayev.

According to the CPS, published in January, the Russians began to drink less than one third in comparison with 2009 — now the level of alcohol consumption is more than 10 liters per person per year, compared to 15 litres six years ago. However, the current level of alcohol consumption still exceeds the recommendations of the world health organization eight liters per year.

In 2016 the most sober regions was also recognized Chechnya, Dagestan, Ingushetia. The drinkers were the Magadan oblast. The regional authorities explained that the rankings were built on the wrong indicator.