States Drinking the Most Beer

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19. Louisiana
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 27.9 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -10.9% — the largest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.40 per gallon — 16th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 19.6% — 19th highest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 33.1% — 13th highest

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19. Minnesota
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 27.9 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -3.8% — 14th smallest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.51 per gallon — 9th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 21.7% — 5th highest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 30.0% — 25th highest

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18. Colorado
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 28.6 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -0.7% — 2nd smallest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.08 per gallon — 5th lowest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 20.5% — 12th highest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 34.1% — 10th highest

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17. Alabama
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 29.0 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -1.0% — 3rd smallest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.53 per gallon — 8th highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 13.9% — 4th lowest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 27.6% — 19th lowest

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15. Hawaii
> Per capita consumption among adults in 2019: 29.4 gallons of beer
> 5 yr. consumption change (2015-2019): -0.3% — the smallest decrease
> Beer tax rate: $0.93 per gallon — 3rd highest
> Adults reporting excessive drinking: 21.1% — 9th highest
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 31.2% — 18th highest