HEALTH / WELL-BEING

Alcohol usage in the UK armed forces: 1 June 2016 to 31 May 2017

Article

This statistical bulletin has been developed to meet public interest in alcohol consumption behaviour in the UK armed forces.

Abstract

This one-off report provides statistics on a Defence initiative to introduce an alcohol screening tool (the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test-Consumption (AUDIT-C)) and brief advice (an Alcohol Brief Intervention) for all UK Armed Forces Personnel attending routine dental inspections from 1 June 2016. This report includes data collected between 1 June 2016 and 31 May 2017.

Full Reference

Ministry of Defence, 2017. Alcohol usage in the UK armed forces: 1 June 2016 to 31 May 2017. Available at: <https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/alcohol-usage-in-the-uk-armed-forces-1-june-2016-to-31-may-2017>.