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How much do people drink...

Drinking can be measured in standard units of alcohol - for most harms it is the alcohol that counts albeit there are important differences between different alcoholic drinks. Consumption, including binge drinking, tends to diminish with age. The Department of Health defines a binge as >8 units for men >6 units for women and the safer limit is 14 units weekly. Abstinence, made up of lifetime abstainers and those opting for abstinence because of health or lifestyle choices, tends to increase with age. The chart shows the percentage of people drinking in four ranges of units consumed on their heaviest drinking day:

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How many people are quitting smoking...

Smoking at any level is considered harmful and so the amount consumed is of secondary interest. Smoking is associated with drinking and, as with drinking and for similar reasons, non-smoking increases with age. NIcotine is thought to be less harmful than other constituents inhaled with tobacco smoking and so vaping nicotine has to some extent replaced traditional tobacco smoking. The chart shows the proportion of smokers falling with age as the proportion of smokers quitting increases.