What percentage of Americans who have problems with alcohol receive treatment for alcoholism?

Alcohol Use

(Data are for the U.S.)

  • Percent of adults 18 years of age and over who were current regular drinkers (at least 12 drinks in the past year): 51.5%
  • Percent of adults 18 years of age and over who were current infrequent drinkers (1-11 drinks in the past year): 13.6%
  • Number of alcoholic liver disease deaths: 15,990
  • Number of alcohol-induced deaths, excluding accidents and homicides: 25,692