A list of the "most sober" and "booziest" regions of Russia

Researchers from the project "Sober Russia" has made a rating of regions of Russia in alcohol consumption per adult person. The most sober experts have called the Chechen Republic, Dagestan and Ingushetia.

"In the first rating group includes 20 of the most sober regions that have scored less than 130 points, where the rates of alcoholism, alcohol mortality and crime, as well as the volume of sales of vodka and beer are the lowest in the country. In addition, in these regions works effectively anti-alcohol legislation. The top five regions with the lowest indicators included the Chechen Republic, Republic Ingushetia, Republic of Dagestan, and Moscow and St. Petersburg", - commented on the results of the experts.

Most of the alcohol consumed in the Magadan region, Jewish Autonomous area, the Nenets Autonomous district. Note, together with the increase of alcohol consumption in the regions is increasing and the crime rate.

In regions where Islam is the principal religion, alcohol is prohibited. "Alcoholic beverages are only sold from eight to ten o'clock in the morning. No alcohol on the menu of restaurants and cafes. I wish in all regions of our country there was a sharp decrease in the level of alcohol consumption in a population. Russia should become a sober country," says Ramzan Kadyrov, the head of the Chechen Republic.

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