The Cost of Excessive Alcohol Use

The Real Cost of Excessive Alcohol Use

The Cost of Excessive Alcohol Use

A drain on the American economy

$249 billion loss:

  • Healthcare – $28 billion
  • Workplace productivity – $179 billion
  • Collisions – $13 billion
  • Criminal Justice- $25 billion

www.cdc.gov/alcohol

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