Sunday morning paper stats about Finnish alcohol consumption. Big changes in last two decades and wild variation between areas

(Source: Hufvudstadsbladet Sunday February 8th, 2024)

Take from a Swedish language newspaper. Map of Finland covering the Finnish Swedish areas and their alcohol consumption. One can see the difference in touristy areas in the south and more religious areas around VaasaGraph of Finnish alcohol consumption in liters of 100% alcohol. Heavily going up from 3.7 liters in 1960 to 2005 12.1 liters. There is a sharp decline to 2022 and 8.9 liters