Source of information on not taking antibiotics unnecessarily in Bulgaria 2018

How did you first get this information about not taking any antibiotics unnecessarily?

by Conor Stewart, last edited Jan 21, 2019
Source of information on not taking antibiotics unnecessarily in Bulgaria 2018 This statistic displays the response of individuals regarding how they first got the information about not taking any antibiotics unnecessarily in Bulgaria, in 2018. Antibiotics are medications that can kill or hinder the growth of bacteria which cause infections in people and animals. Antibiotic resistance occurs when there is a mutation in the bacteria's genes, however excessive use of antibiotics can also lead to the spread of antibiotic resistant bacteria. In 2018, 54 percent of respondents who received information about not taking antibiotics unnecessarily reported that they got this information from a doctor, while 29 percent of respondents reported that they saw it on the TV news or other programmes.
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How did you first get this information about not taking any antibiotics unnecessarily?

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Share of respondents
From a doctor54%
On the TV news or other programmes29%
From a family member or friend22%
From a TV advertisement21%
From a pharmacist20%
From another health professional11%
On the Internet or in online social networks10%
In a leaflet or on a poster8%
In a newspaper7%
On the radio2%
Other1%
Don't know1%
Share of respondents
From a doctor54%
On the TV news or other programmes29%
From a family member or friend22%
From a TV advertisement21%
From a pharmacist20%
From another health professional11%
On the Internet or in online social networks10%
In a leaflet or on a poster8%
In a newspaper7%
On the radio2%
Other1%
Don't know1%
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by Conor Stewart, last edited Jan 21, 2019
This statistic displays the response of individuals regarding how they first got the information about not taking any antibiotics unnecessarily in Bulgaria, in 2018. Antibiotics are medications that can kill or hinder the growth of bacteria which cause infections in people and animals. Antibiotic resistance occurs when there is a mutation in the bacteria's genes, however excessive use of antibiotics can also lead to the spread of antibiotic resistant bacteria. In 2018, 54 percent of respondents who received information about not taking antibiotics unnecessarily reported that they got this information from a doctor, while 29 percent of respondents reported that they saw it on the TV news or other programmes.
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