States Drinking the Most Beer

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35. Oklahoma
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 24.4 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -6.2% — 25th largest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.40 per gallon — 16th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 14.1% — 5th lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 26.4% — 13th lowest

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34. Idaho
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 24.6 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -8.9% — 6th largest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.15 per gallon — 13th lowest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 16.6% — 10th lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 30.2% — 23rd highest

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33. California
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 24.7 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -5.0% — 21st smallest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.20 per gallon — 21st lowest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 19.2% — 23rd highest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 29.6% — 24th lowest

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32. North Carolina
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 24.8 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -2.4% — 6th smallest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.62 per gallon — 6th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 16.9% — 14th lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 29.5% — 23rd lowest

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31. Florida
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 25.0 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -8.4% — 9th largest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.48 per gallon — 10th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 17.1% — 16th lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 23.3% — 8th lowest