Are You Alcohol Dependent?
Take Our Alcohol Dependency Test
Are you worried about your alcohol consumption? Take our alcohol dependency test to find out whether your alcohol habit may have turned into an addiction and/or may cause your body harm. The alcohol test will take roughly 3-5 minutes to complete, which contains 10 simple questions to answer.
The questions inside the test refer to your alcohol consumption within the previous year. Each answer given can be selected from a series of predefined values. Taking just 3 minutes out of your day could potentially identify whether or not your alcohol intake is becoming harmful, as well as providing you with the knowledge of whether you need to act now.
Alcohol Test Scores
If you’re interested as to how this alcohol test is scored, a score of 8 or more is considered to be an indicator that alcohol consumption may be harmful to you – this is highlighted as, “At Risk” inside the table below. A score of 0-7 whilst answering the questions is considered to be, “Low Risk”. The test overall is based out of a potential score of 40. Our alcohol dependency has been adapted from the World Health Organisation (WHO), whom also highlight these scores slightly vary from men to women.
For a further breakdown as to what these alcohol test scores mean, please refer to the table below. Also bare in mind the tests may slightly vary for men and women.
|Men (Score)||Women (Score)||Result|
|0-7||0-6||Indicates you are at a low risk of problems with alcohol abuse. Please bare in mind though, even consuming small amounts of alcohol has been known to link to increasing the risk of having cancer.|
|8-19||7-19||Indicates a strong possibility of alcohol consumption. Monitoring your behavior is recommended and if applicable, please see a specialist.|
|20+||20+||Alcohol dependence is most likely imminent. Please refer to an alcohol expert near you.|
Take our free online alcohol quiz to see your severity levels of alcohol dependence. Make sure you answer all the applicable answers to get a reliable result and of course, be honest with any answers that you give. Giving false or incorrect answers in the quiz could lead to a false diagnosis.
If you think you need to see a specialist about your symptoms, please do not hesitate. They are there to help and give impartial advice on how you can tackle alcohol addiction. At Shoreline Sober Living, we offer alcohol sober living facilities that help you tackle and overcome alcohol addiction.