Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Boredom and Stress Drives Increased Alcohol Consumption during COVID-19: NANOS Poll Summary Report

This report presents the results of the second Nanos poll commissioned by CCSA during the COVID-19 pandemic. The poll, commissioned in May 2020, focuses on how much people are drinking while staying at home during the COVID-19 pandemic. The data examines if Canadians are drinking more alcohol than usual since they are home, if the amount and frequency that they drink alcohol has increased and if they are participating in binge drinking activities.

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