What is Excessive Alcohol Consumption Costing our Economy?
In this infographic from American Addiction Centers, you can find many hidden costs of excessively consuming alcohol. The costs do include criminal justice fees, health care costs to treat alcohol dependency and alcohol abuse, impaired productivity at work because of alcohol consumption, and motor vehicle crashes. The total of alcoholism in the US, annually, is approximately $223.5 billion. Read this infographic to understand the breakdown of the $223.5 billion a year in hidden costs of alcoholism.