Study shows bottle shops concentrated in low-income Victoria
A Turning Point and VicHealth investigation into the concentration of liquor outlets has revealed residents in the poorest areas of Victoria have up to six times more bottle shops in their neighbourhoods than those who are well-off.
Preventing harm from alcohol
Accessibility to alcohol outlets and alcohol consumption
This report by University of Melbourne provides interesting evidence that access to an increased number of alcohol outlets within a neighborhood is associated with a higher risk of drinking at hazardous levels.