Report: Nearly a fifth of Czech adults smoke daily, 1.5 million people at risk from excessive alcohol consumption

Roughly 18 percent percent of adults in the Czech Republic smoke daily, while 9 percent consume alcohol on a daily basis, according to an annual report on drugs for the year 2019 which the government reviewed on Tuesday. The report says that 14 to 18 percent of adults, roughly 1.5 million people, are at risk from alcohol consumption. The most commonly used drug is marihuana, which was used by 9 to 11 percent of the population in 2019.

Drug consummation levels remain high in the Czech Republic, according to a press release by the Office of the Government, while the level of illegal substance use remains stable.

Author: Tom McEnchroe