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Belarus

Belarusian Culture Stats

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  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually from legally and illegally produced alcohol, by the population above 14 years of age. The consumption of tourists is excluded for countries with more tourists per year than resident population.
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Beer: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually in the form of beer, by the population above 14 years of age.
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Homemade and illegal drinks: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually in the form of “unrecorded alcohol” by the population above 14 years of age. The consumption of tourists is excluded for countries with more tourists per year than resident population.
    “Unrecorded alcohol” is not taxed and is outside of governmental control. It includes alcohol that is homemade (legally or illegally), smuggled or obtained through cross-border shopping. Data is collected through investigations and expert judgment.
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Legal sources: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually in the form of “recorded alcohol” by the population above 14 years of age. The consumption of tourists is excluded for countries with more tourists per year than resident population. “Recorded alcohol” is taxed and within governmental control. It excludes alcohol that is homemade (legally or illegally), smuggled or obtained through cross-border shopping.
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Other alcoholic drinks: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually from beverages other than wine, beer and spirits, by the population above 14 years of age.
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Spirits: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually in the form of spirits, by population above 14 years of age (excludes illegally produced spirits).
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Wine: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed in the form of wine by population above 14 years of age.
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Legal drinking age: Legal drinking age of African countries.
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Litres of pure alcohol drunk per year: Alcohol consumption among adults (over 15 years) (litres of pure alcohol per year).
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date: The date when the first McDonald's outlet opened in each country.
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location: City or neighborhood of the first McDonald's in each country.
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet notes: Facts and peculiarities regarding the opening of a McDonald's in each country.
  • Food and drink > Milk consumption per capita: Milk Consumption per Capita (kg).
  • Happy Planet Index: The Happy Planet Index (HPI) is calculated from three components: Perceived well-being, life expectancy and ecological footprint. A higher value indicates a happier population.
  • Sentiments towards other countries > Greatest enemy of Russia: Compares countries based on the percentage of polled Russians that named that nation as an enemy. The data was compiled in 2013 by the Yuri Levada Analytical Center (Levada Center, for short), a Russian non-governmental research organization, that counts with experts in sociology, political science, economics, psychology and other fields. The center's senior staff has been trained in western countries, and it counts with a network of 67 regional offices. Its researchs are regularly covered by important national and international media.
  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Allows gays to serve openly in military: Allows gays to serve openly in military?.

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws: Anti-discrimination (sexual orientation).

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts: Same-sex sexual activity.

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex marriage: Same-sex marriage.

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  • Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year: This list compares the average annual consumption of cigarettes per adult in countries around the world. Ten european countries top the list, all located at the East of the continent, with the exception of Greece. Developed asian countries like China, South Korea and Japan also register high cigarette consumption, while Africa hosts the countries with less consumption.
  • World Heritage Sites: Cultural sites.

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks 15.13 2005 9th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Beer 1.84 2005 78th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Homemade and illegal drinks 3.91 2005 9th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Legal sources 11.22 2005 20th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Other alcoholic drinks 2.67 2005 12th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Spirits 4.08 2005 23th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Wine 0.8 2005 58th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Legal drinking age 18 2014 13th out of 25
Food and drink > Alcohol > Litres of pure alcohol drunk per year 5.53 2003 71st out of 178
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date December 10, 1996 2011
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location Minsk 2011
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet notes The company claimed this as McDonald's "100th country" although this calculation included many non-sovereign territories even though McDonald's shut down in Iceland in 2009 it is the 99th country as of November 1, 2009. 2011
Food and drink > Milk consumption per capita 156.1 kg 2007 48th out of 99
Happy Planet Index 35.7 2009 104th out of 143
Sentiments towards other countries > Greatest enemy of Russia 2% 2013 10th out of 10
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Allows gays to serve openly in military / Banned from military service during peacetime, but during wartime homosexuals are permitted to enlist as partially able. 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws LGBT activism/expression deemed terrorism 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts Legal since 1994 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex marriage Constitutional ban since 1994. 2014
Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year 2,266 2014 9th out of 184
World Heritage Sites 3 2014 61st out of 140

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Belarus Culture Profiles (Subcategories)

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