Almost one in three 15 year olds (29%) in Hackney and the City report being current alcohol drinkers, with 6% saying they drink at least every fortnight (‘frequent drinking’), and 24% reporting that they drink less frequently than this.B 3

In Hackney and the City in 2010/11 and 2012/13 combined, the rate of alcohol-related hospital admissions in people aged under 18 was 22 per 100,000 population per year. 4

Notes

  1. Figures do not sum to total due to rounding.
  2. Figures do not sum to total due to rounding.

References

  1. “What About YOUth? survey,” Health and Social Care Information Centre, 2015
  2. “Public Health Profiles (‘Fingertips’),” Public Health England, 2015
  3. “What About YOUth? survey,” Health and Social Care Information Centre, 2015
  4. “Public Health Profiles (‘Fingertips’),” Public Health England, 2015