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How Much Beer Did the Average Person Drink in Every State

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6. Colorado
> 2018 per capita beer consumption: 28.8 gallons (tied – 17th most)
> 10 yr. consumption change: -9.7% (13th highest)
> Excessive drinking rate: 20.6% (9th highest)
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 34.4% (14th highest)

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7. Connecticut
> 2018 per capita beer consumption: 20 gallons (3rd least)
> 10 yr. consumption change: -15.6% (19th lowest)
> Excessive drinking rate: 18.4% (23rd lowest)
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 33.0% (18th highest)

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8. Delaware
> 2018 per capita beer consumption: 28.4 gallons (21st most)
> 10 yr. consumption change: -20.4% (6th lowest)
> Excessive drinking rate: 18.4% (24th lowest)
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 33.8% (15th highest)

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9. Florida
> 2018 per capita beer consumption: 26.4 gallons (tied – 22nd least)
> 10 yr. consumption change: -15.9% (18th lowest)
> Excessive drinking rate: 17.5% (19th lowest)
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 24.7% (8th lowest)

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10. Georgia
> 2018 per capita beer consumption: 23.8 gallons (11th least)
> 10 yr. consumption change: -15.6% (20th lowest)
> Excessive drinking rate: 15.1% (7th lowest)
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 22.4% (6th lowest)

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