Drinks Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita

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This list ranks countries by their annual beer consumption per capita. The Irish and Germans may think they're the heaviest drinkers, but they're not. That honor goes to the Czechs. Beer is the most popular, widely consumed alcoholic beverage in the world, and third most popular beverage overall behind water and tea - meaning there are lots of biggest beer drinking countries. Beer may also be the oldest alcoholic beverage, with references to it found within some of humanities earliest known writings. Countries with high consumption of beer per capita likely have a culture that has been making brew for a long time. 

What countries drink the most beer? What's the average beer consumption of the country you're from? Today, regional beers are distributed and enjoyed world wide... And judging from this list, some countries enjoy their beer more than others, landing them a spot on this list of beer drinking countries.
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Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 158.6 litres
2
Ireland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 131.1 litres
3
Germany is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 110 litres
4
Austria is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 108.3 litres
5
Australia is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Oceania
Total consumption per person: 104.7 litres
6
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
United Kingdom Florida, USA
Total consumption per person: 99 litres
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Poland is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Poland Maine, USA
Total consumption per person: 95 litres
8
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 89.9 litres
9
Finland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 85 litres
10
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Luxembourg Wallonia, Belgium
Total consumption per person: 84.4 litres
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Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 84.1 litres
12
Spain is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 83.8 litres
13
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Americas
Total consumption per person: 81.6 litres
14
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 81.2 litres
15
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 81 litres
16
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 80 litres
17
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Kingdom of the Netherlands
Total consumption per person: 77 litres
18
Lithuania is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 76 litres
19
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Oceania
Total consumption per person: 75.5 litres
20
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 75.3 litres
21
Canada is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Americas
Total consumption per person: 68.3 litres
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Latvia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 68 litres
23
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Africa
Total consumption per person: 60 litres
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Portugal is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 59.6 litres
25
Bulgaria is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Highest Beer Consumption Per Capita
Europe
Total consumption per person: 59.5 litres