States Drinking the Most Beer

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45. Rhode Island
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 22.1 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -9.8% — 2nd largest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.12 per gallon — 10th lowest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 19.6% — 17th highest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 36.2% — 7th highest

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44. Massachusetts
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 22.9 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -6.5% — 21st largest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.11 per gallon — 7th lowest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 21.3% — 7th highest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 30.0% — 25th lowest

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43. Kentucky
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 23.1 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -8.0% — 14th largest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.85 per gallon — 4th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 17.3% — 17th lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 26.1% — 11th lowest

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40. Arkansas
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 23.2 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -4.9% — 20th smallest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.34 per gallon — 19th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 15.8% — 8th lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 26.3% — 12th lowest

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40. Georgia
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 23.2 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -6.1% — 24th smallest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.48 per gallon — 10th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 14.4% — 7th lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 21.5% — 4th lowest