Figure 5.2.7: Heavy Drinking
Percent of population (19+) drinking five or more drinks at least once a month in the past year, Middlesex-London, Ontario and Peer Group, 2015/16
Overall, 23.5% of the population reported monthly heavy drinking or drinking five or more drinks on one occasion at least once in the past month in Middlesex-London.
While the rate is higher in Middlesex-London, there were no significant differences between Middlesex-London, Peer Group and Ontario in overall heavy drinking.
There were no significant differences seen between urban and rural populations or by education level (data not shown).