Which country in the world is home to the biggest drinkers? Take a look at the interactive map below to see how your nation compares to others when it comes to alcohol consumption.

Pure alcohol consumption in litres per year, per person.

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the world’s top booziest countries

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Pure alcohol consumption in litres per year, per person.

1. Moldova 1. Moldova
2. Belarus 2. Belarus
3. Lithuania 3. Lithuania
4. Russia 4. Russia
5. Czech Republic 5. Czech Republic
6. Ukraine 6. Ukraine
7. Andorra 7. Andorra
8. Romania 8. Romania
9. Serbia 9. Serbia
10. Australia 10. Australia
11. Slovakia 11. Slovakia
12. Portugal 12. Portugal
13. Grenada 13. Grenada
14. Hungary 14. Hungary
15. Latvia 15. Latvia
16. Croatia 16. Croatia
17. United Kingdom 17. United Kingdom
18. Finland 18. Finland
19. Namibia 19. Namibia
20. France 20. France
21. Poland 21. Poland
22. South Africa 22. South Africa
23. Bulgaria 23. Bulgaria
24. Nigeria 24. Nigeria
25. Luxembourg 25. Luxembourg

The United States falls behind the UK and is placed 49th in the booziest countries stakes.

49. United States 49. United States