States Drinking the Most Beer

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25. Missouri
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 26.8 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -7.3% — 16th largest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.06 per gallon — 2nd lowest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 19.8% — 16th highest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 27.4% — 18th lowest

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24. West Virginia
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 27.0 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -5.3% — 22nd smallest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.26 per gallon — 25th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 12.3% — 2nd lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 27.4% — 17th lowest

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22. Alaska
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 27.6 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -4.5% — 18th smallest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $1.07 per gallon — 2nd highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 21.3% — 8th highest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 38.1% — 3rd highest

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22. New Mexico
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 27.6 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -9.2% — 4th largest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.41 per gallon — 15th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 16.2% — 9th lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 30.5% — 20th highest

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21. Delaware
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 27.8 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -8.6% — 8th largest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.26 per gallon — 24th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 16.8% — 13th lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 30.3% — 22nd highest