Category - teen
3 billion of these costs while drinking during pregnancy accounted for an additional 5. According to the researchers, the costs were mainly associated with losses in workplace productivity followed by direct and indirect costs to the healthcare system. In the united states, the public cost of alcohol-induced traffic incidents is estimated to be around 114. The driver is not the only one financially affected in these situations people other than the drunk. the cost of these effects is calculated using data available from a number of uk government departments. The department of health estimates the cost of attending a&e at 114 per person per visit. denmark another wealthy nordic country has the highest rates of teen drinking, along with greece, hungary and the czech republic, where 92 to 96 have consumed alcohol. The centers for disease control (cdc) reports teens who drink before the age of 15 are four times more likely to become alcohol dependent as adults. On average, drinking is a factor in over 4,300 teen deaths each year from car crashes, homicides, alcohol poisoning, burns, falls, and drowning. In one year alone another 188,000 teens visited the emergency room.