The poll of more than 1,000 people also revealed that more than 40 per cent of Britons have witnessed a woman who appears drunk attack someone else.
Experts blame the rise on increased availability and lower prices of alcoholic beverages.
People in Scotland today drink twice as much as during the 1950s.
In Scotland, double the number of women are brought into casualty wards with alcohol-related problems than in the 1970s. Meanwhile, violent crime committed by women has increased by 50 per cent in the past year. More.