Christmas statistics

Christmas alcohol

General statistics

 

Hospital statistics

  • New Years Day sees the highest number of emergency admissions for less than 24 hours to hospital for acute intoxication at 258 admissions in 2007
  • The Saturday before Christmas in 2007 was the next highest at 176 admissions

Helpline statistics

  • Samaritans report a 28% increase in phone calls in January up to 14000 calls in the month

Drink driving statistics

Other statistics