IT workers only behind journalists in drinking stakes

Karl Flinders

IT professional are the second biggest consumers of alcohol in the UK, with only hardened media types drinking more.

The Guardian reports that a survey carried out by YouGov on behalf of the Department for Health found that IT workers drink about 34 units of alcohol every week. The recommended maximum consumption for men is between 21 and 28 units a week.

Media workers get through on average 44 units a week.

Email Alerts

Register now to receive IT-related news, guides and more, delivered to your inbox.
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy

COMMENTS powered by Disqus  //  Commenting policy