What do we think about alcohol?

FARE-Alcohol-Poll-2014 outline_The Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education’s (FARE) Annual Alcohol Poll was released in March 2014. The report assesses Australians’ attitudes towards alcohol, alcohol consumption trends, awareness of the risks associated with alcohol use and perspectives on various alcohol policies

The poll reveals “the majority of Australians (78%) believe that Australia has a problem with excess drinking or alcohol abuse, and 76% believe that alcohol-related problems in Australia will get worse or remain the same over the next five to 10 years. The majority (79%) of Australians also believe that more needs to be done to address alcohol-related harms, with people believing that governments (64%), alcohol companies (69%), and clubs and pubs (69%) are not doing enough to address alcohol-related harms.”

Read the full report here