Alcohol Policy Action Yields Significant Health Gains New Study Shows

Posted on October 02, 2023 in Asia-Pacific, Asia-Pacific

In New Zealand, a set of strategies to address alcohol harm has the potential to significantly improve population health. By combining various interventions, such as increased taxes, limited availability, and banning alcohol ads, the country could gain hundreds of thousands of healthy life years.
However, despite the clear benefits, New Zealand’s current alcohol tax rates are relatively low compared to other countries.

Affordability, Alcohol Harm, alcohol marketing, Alcohol Policy, Alcohol Taxation, Availability, Evidence, Indigenous People, Maori, Opening Hours, Outlet Density, Public Health
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