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Table 1 Availability of super-strength alcohol in the intervention areas (Pre- and Post-RtS)

From: Reducing the Strength: a mixed methods evaluation of alcohol retailers’ willingness to voluntarily reduce the availability of low cost, high strength beers and ciders in two UK local authorities

  Number of off-licences in area Super-strength available pre-intervention Super-strength available post-interventiona Relative reductionb
Islington 63 47 (74 %) 21 (33 %) 41 %
Camden 78 31 (39 %) 4 (5 %) 34 %
Total 141 78 (55 %) 25 (18 %) 37 %
  1. aVisits conducted between 3 and 6 months after initial retailer sign-up to RtS scheme
  2. bRelative reduction in the proportion of off-licences selling super-strength in each area