Heavy drinking, by age group and sex (Number of persons)

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Heavy drinking, by age group and sex
(Number of persons)
  2013 2014
  number of persons
Total, 12 years and over 5,531,638 5,281,113
Males 3,544,588 3,305,464
Females 1,987,050 1,975,649
12 to 19 years 390,355 336,839
Males 226,161 181,425
Females 164,194 155,414
20 to 34 years 2,274,283 2,104,262
Males 1,427,313 1,295,563
Females 846,970 808,699
35 to 44 years 911,324 938,099
Males 599,908 591,802
Females 311,416 346,297
45 to 64 years 1,668,494 1,593,891
Males 1,100,315 1,023,859
Females 568,180 570,032
65 years and over 287,182 308,022
Males 190,892 212,815
Females 96,290 95,207

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