It seems a caffeine injection is more important in some professions than others however, as a poll by Pressat has revealed. Journalists were found to be consuming the most coffee followed by police officers and teachers.
Other stereotypically high stress careers feature in the top 10, including medical staff and company executives, while plumbers and builders came in fourth – flying in the face of their purported love of tea.
Of the 10,000 professionals surveyed, 85 per cent admitted to drinking at least three cups of coffee a day, while 70 per cent said that they believe their work performance would be affected without it.
– Christopher Hooten