Alcohol addiction or dependence is a kind of a substance disorder in which a person gets addicted to consuming alcohol either mentally or in a physical way. In the case of alcohol addiction, the addict tends to have alcohol inspite of serious problems like physical dependence or other hardships.
A large percentage of the world population has alcohol addiction while some are even suffering from the condition of alcohol abuse. In certain countries, the rate of alcohol addiction is shockingly high and this is a serious matter for the future of the nation.
Moldova is the country which has the highest alcohol addiction rate in the entire world. This means that out of the total population, Moldova has the maximum percentage of people into alcohol dependence.
Czech Republic is another nation which has the maximum cases of people with alcohol addiction. Hungary and Russia are two of the other countries which have a large percentage of people living under the influence of alcohol dependence.
The other countries which are among the top nations with highest alcohol dependence rates include Ukraine, Estonia, Andorra, Romania and Slovenia. The country which comes on the 10th position as far as percentage of people with alcohol addiction is concerned is Belarus.