Author(s)/Creator(s)

Erin BisestiFollow

Description/Abstract

Alcohol-related deaths have been on the rise in the U.S. over the past several years. Men have higher rates of alcohol-related death than women, and the gender gap is largest in the western and southern regions of the U.S. This brief describes which states have the highest rates of alcohol-related death among men and women.

Document Type

Research Brief

Keywords

alcohol, gender, mortality rates

Disciplines

Gender and Sexuality | Other Chemicals and Drugs | Place and Environment

Date

3-17-2020

Acknowledgements

The author thanks Shannon Monnat for her feedback on previous drafts of this brief. There are no funding sources for this project.

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

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