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Global status report on alcohol.

Global status report on alcohol.

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Published by World Health Organisation in Geneva .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsWorld Health Organisation.
The Physical Object
Pagination391p. :
Number of Pages391
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18592583M
ISBN 100119870746
OCLC/WorldCa639172206

  The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that there are about 2 billion people worldwide consuming alcoholic beverages, and million with diagnosed alcohol use disorders. From a public health perspective, the global burden of alcohol, both in terms of morbidity and mortality, is Price: $ -- The Global Status Report on Alcohol is a new edition of the Report published by WHO in This edition provides an update of the role of alcohol in global health and contains data not found.

Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Format: Book, Online; xiv, pages: colour illustrations, colour maps ; 30 cm Global status report on alcohol and health | . WHO has published several reports in the past on this topic with the last one being published in ; this report of has some unique features. First, it describes some progress made in alcohol policy development in WHO member States after endorsement of the Global strategy to reduce the harmful use of alcohol in Second, this report provides a wealth of information on alcohol Reviews: 1.

  Department of Global Health, School of Public Health, University of Washington, WA, USA Correspondence to: Louisa Degenhardt, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW , by: Global status report on alcohol and health 21 September – than 3 million people died as a result of harmful use of alcohol in , according a report released by the World Health Organization (WHO).This represents 1 in 20 deaths.


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Global status report on alcohol and health 21 September – Geneva. More than 3 million people died as a result of harmful use of alcohol inaccording a report released by the World Health Organization (WHO) today. The Global Status Report on Alcohol and Health () presents a comprehensive perspective on the worldwide, regional and country consumption of alcohol, patterns of drinking, health consequences and policy responses in Member States.

It represents a continuing effort by WHO to support Member States with global information in their efforts to reduce the harmful use of alcohol and its health and social First published: 12 May, From a public health perspective, the global burden of alcohol, both in terms of morbidity and mortality, is considerable; alcohol consumption causes % of deaths ( million) and % of Disability-Adjusted Life Years ( million).

Overall, there are causal relationships between alcohol consumption and more than 60 types of disease and injury. The Global Status Report on Alcohol provides a picture of the present state of knowledge on alcohol and health. The data it provides will hopefully stimulate further efforts to document the extent of alcohol use, alcohol-related problems, and policies in WHO Member : World Health Organization.

This report provides a global overview on alcohol consumption in relation to public health (Chapter 1) as well as information on: the consumption of alcohol in populations (Chapter 2); the health consequences of alcohol consumption (Chapter 3); and policy responses at national level (Chapter 4).First published: 15 Sep, The Global Status Report on Alcohol and Health () presents a comprehensive perspective on the worldwide, regional and country consumption of alcohol, patterns of drinking, health consequences and policy responses in Member States.

It represents a continuing effort by WHO to support Member States with global information in Global status report on alcohol. book efforts to reduce the harmful use of alcohol and its health and social. GLOBAL STATUS REPORT ON ALCOHOL SUMMARY 5 Figure 2 shows that the apparent decline in global alcohol consumption masks regional differences of substantial concern from a health perspective.

The wealthy countries, with technology and services in place to mitigate some of the damage caused by alcohol, are reducing their consumption. The Global status report on alcohol and health presents a comprehensive perspective on the global, regional and country consumption of alcohol, patterns of drinking, health consequences and policy responses in Member States.

It represents a continuing effort by the World Health Organization (WHO) to support Member States in collecting information in order to assist them in their efforts to reduce the harmful use of alcohol. The Global Status Report on Alcohol is the second global status report on alcohol published by WHO.

The first report was published in This report provides an update on the global picture of the status of alcohol as a factor in world health and seeks to document what is known about alcohol consumption and drinking patterns among various population groups.

Global Status Report on Alcohol (WHO, ) and the Global Status Report: Alcohol and Young People (a). This new edition provides an update on the global picture of the status of alcohol as a factor in world health and contains data that is not found in the earlier edition.

From a public health perspective the global burden of alcohol both in terms of morbidity and mortality is considerable; alcohol consumption causes % of deaths ( million) and % of Disability-Adjusted Life Years ( million).

Overall there are causal relationships between alcohol consumption and more than 60 types of disease and injury.

The Global Status Report on Alcohol and Health () presents a comprehensive perspective on the worldwide, regional and country consumption of alcohol, patterns of drinking, health consequences and policy responses in Member States.

Summary: The report provides an overview of alcohol consumption and harms in relation to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (Chapter 1), presents global strategies, action plans and monitoring frameworks (Chapter 2), gives detailed information on: the consumption of alcohol in populations (Chapter 3); the health consequences of alcohol consumption (Chapter 4); and policy responses at.

Get this from a library. Global status report on alcohol and health [World Health Organization.; World Health Organization. Management of Substance Abuse Team,]. And thirdly, this report presents an overview of some mechanisms and pathways which are behind the impact of harmful use of alcohol on public health.

This report provides a global overview on alcohol consumption in relation to public health (Chapter 1) as well as information on: the consumption of alcohol in populations (Chapter 2); the health.

The Global Status Report on Alcohol is a new edition of the Report published by WHO in This edition provides an update of the role of alcohol in global health and contains data not found in the earlier edition. The Report seeks to document what is known about alcohol consumption and drinking patterns among various population groups.

GLOBAL STATUS REPORT: YOUNG PEOPLE AND ALCOHOL Introduction World-wide, five per cent of all deaths of people between the ages of 5 and 29 in were attributable to alcohol use (Murray & Lopez ).

The Global Burden of Disease Study found that alcohol. Global status report on alcohol and health. The Global status report on alcohol and health () presents a comprehensive perspective on the global, regional and country consumption of alcohol, patterns of drinking, health consequences and policy responses in Member States.

The printed part of report presents an overview and comparative analyses of the alcohol situation on a regional and global basis, including comparisons of individual countries using indicators such as alcohol use, prevalence rates and drinking patterns, and mortality trends.

Get this from a library. Global status report on alcohol and health, [World Health Organization. Management of Substance Abuse Unit;]. Book: Global status report on alcohol and health + pp. Abstract: This report presents a comprehensive perspective on the global, regional and country consumption of alcoholic beverages alcoholic beverages Subject Category: Commodities and Products.Global status report on alcohol and health Executive summary is unlikely to be offset by substantial declines in consumption in the other regions.

As a result, total alcohol per capita consumption in the world can amount to litres in and litres in unless projected increasing trends in alcohol consumption.Global Status report on Alcohol reviewd by Helena Conibear.

This page report released by the World Health Organisation (WHO), is ambitious indeed,claiming that it is the first time that a comprehensive 'global surveillance' of alcohol consumption, production, regulation and its health effects has been admit data collection and.