Alcohol-related deaths in Ireland up 50% in the past 20 years

Northern Ireland’s Statistics and Research Agency (Nisra) has reported that the rate of alcohol-related deaths has increased by 48% in the past 20 years, up from 15.8 per 100,000 people in 2001 to 23.4 in 2019.

Source: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/50-jump-in-alcohol-death-rate-over-20-years-in-northern-ireland-40239685.html