Alabama’s alcohol consumption pales in comparison to other states


According to the Beer Institute (yes, that’s a real thing), there are over 21,000 Alabamians employed in alcohol industry-related jobs. The industry as a whole produces an estimated $2 billion economic impact on the state, including $465 million in annual tax revenue.

But as massive as it sounds like the alcohol industry is in the Yellowhammer State, Alabamians as a whole actually consume a good bit less alcohol than citizens of most other states around the country, especially when it comes to hard alcohol.

Thanks to a series of maps put together by the Washington Post, we can easily see how Alabama’s alcohol consumption stacks up.

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