Old enough to drink – then what? Examining alcohol consumption in a cohort with historically low levels of drinking

  • Research program: Alcohol policy and strategies
  • Project status: Current
  • Start date: January 2022
  • Expected end date: December 2024
  • Completion date:
  • Funded by: Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life and Welfare (FORTE)
  • Lead organisation: Karolinska Institutet

This grant will fund the 3rd wave of data collection for a cohort of young Swedes, originally recruited in 2015. Analyses will focus on patterns of initiation into drinking, alcohol-related problems and the shifting role of alcohol in the cohorts’ lives as they age into young adulthood.

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Dr Michael Livingston
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Chief Investigator

Alcohol policy and strategies


  • Chief Investigator: Jonas Raninen, Karolinska Institutet
  • Chief Investigator: Johan Svensson, Karolinska Institutet

This project aligns with the following Sustainable Development Goals and Targets: