Last updated on: 6/6/2011 | Author: ProCon.org

NEW: International Guide to Minimum Legal Drinking Ages (MLDAs) in 138 Countries

NEW: International Guide to Minimum Legal Drinking Ages (MLDAs) in 138 Countries – The United States along with five other countries (Fiji, Indonesia, Micronesia, Palau, and Sri Lanka) have an MLDA of 21 – the highest of any country where alcohol is legal. In Brunei, Gambia, Iran, Libya, and Pakistan, it is illegal to consume alcohol. At least 27 countries have no MLDA at all. See our new charts about MLDAs and alcohol policy throughout the world.