Côte d’Ivoire Beer

Today in 1960, Côte d’Ivoire gained their Independence from France.

Côte d’Ivoire

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Guild: None Known

National Regulatory Agency: None

Beverage Alcohol Labeling Requirements: Not Known

Drunk Driving Laws: BAC 0.08%


  • Full Name: Republic of Cote d’Ivoire (f.k.a. Ivory Coast)
  • Location: Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Ghana and Liberia
  • Government Type: Republic; multiparty presidential regime established 1960
  • Language: French (official), 60 native dialects of which Dioula is the most widely spoken
  • Religion(s): Muslim 38.6%, Christian 32.8%, indigenous 11.9%, none 16.7%
  • Capital: Yamoussoukro (Political), Abidjan (Economic)
  • Population: 21,952,093; 55th
  • Area: 322,463 sq km, 69th
  • Comparative Area: Slightly larger than New Mexico
  • National Food: Alloco; other cuisine
  • National Symbol: Elephant
  • Affiliations: UN, African Union
  • Independence: From France, August 7, 1960


  • Alcohol Legal: Yes
  • Minimum Drinking Age: 18
  • BAC: 0.08%
  • Number of Breweries: 4


  • How to Say “Beer”: bière
  • How to Order a Beer: Une bière, s’il vous plait
  • How to Say “Cheers”: Santé
  • Toasting Etiquette: N/A


Alcohol Consumption By Type:

  • Beer: 14%
  • Wine: 7%
  • Spirits: 1%
  • Other: 78%

Alcohol Consumption Per Capita (in litres):

  • Recorded: 4.48
  • Unrecorded: 2.00
  • Total: 6.48
  • Beer: 0.61

WHO Alcohol Data:

  • Per Capita Consumption: 4.5 litres
  • Alcohol Consumption Trend: Stable
  • Excise Taxes: Yes
  • Minimum Age: 18
  • Sales Restrictions: Specific events, intoxicated persons
  • Advertising Restrictions: Yes
  • Sponsorship/Promotional Restrictions: No

Patterns of Drinking Score: 3

Prohibition: None


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