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Table 1 Distribution of family affluence and parental occupation in 28 European and North American countries in 2001–2002 (%)

From: The relationship between parental socio-economic status and episodes of drunkenness among adolescents: findings from a cross-national survey

   Family affluence   Parental occupation
  N High Medium Low High Medium Low
Belgium (Flanders) 5720 43.9 21.4 34.7 31.8 42.7 25.6
Canada 3696 35.9 23.5 40.6 47.9 29.7 22.5
Croatia 4207 41.7 20.2 38.0 19.2 31.8 49.0
Czech Republic 4803 40.8 22.2 37.0 43.1 33.2 23.7
Denmark 4036 29.8 42.6 27.6 25.3 25.2 49.5
Estonia 3873 28.2 39.8 32.9 30.4 27.2 42.4
Finland 4738 24.2 42.8 33.0 34.2 41.4 24.4
France 7633 29.3 40.0 30.6 24.7 25.2 50.2
Germany 5080 28.9 39.1 32.1 20.4 40.7 38.9
Greece 3720 37.0 39.1 23.8 29.5 33.2 37.3
Hungary 3879 29.7 36.1 34.2 34.8 45.8 19.4
Ireland 2683 40.4 21.0 38.6 64.3 20.5 15.2
Israel 5053 43.8 17.8 38.4 40.8 34.0 25.1
Italy 4212 35.7 40.1 24.2 20.6 56.1 23.3
Latvia 3007 33.7 34.8 31.5 33.9 25.5 40.6
Malta 1817 32.8 25.8 41.4 29.2 28.1 42.7
Norway 4348 22.8 47.6 29.6 23.0 46.5 30.5
Poland 5935 28.2 37.8 34.1 20.5 31.9 47.6
Portugal 2711 36.3 37.1 26.6 23.2 21.9 54.9
Russia 7005 26.5 39.9 33.5 25.9 45.2 29.0
Scotland 3548 25.1 39.7 35.1 43.6 19.7 36.7
Slovenia 3653 43.9 22.0 34.1 23.0 28.9 48.1
Spain 5620 41.7 20.3 38.0 27.3 18.4 54.3
Sweden 3380 37.7 20.8 41.5 46.4 15.3 38.3
Switzerland 4179 30.6 43.1 26.4 16.2 37.5 46.3
Ukraine 3674 40.4 19.1 40.5 37.6 10.8 51.6
USA 4240 37.7 38.2 24.1 44.4 27.5 28.1
Wales 3144 26.6 43.6 29.9 44.0 18.9 37.1