U.S. adults opinion on responsibility for high consumption of opioids 2017

Opinions on responsibility for high consumption of opioids in the U.S. as of 2017

U.S. adults opinion on responsibility for high consumption of opioids 2017 This statistic depicts opinions among U.S. adults on who is responsible for the high consumption of opioids in the U.S., as of 2017. In total, 46 percent of the respondents stated that they believe that physicians are responsible for the high consumption of opioids in the United States.
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Opinions on responsibility for high consumption of opioids in the U.S. as of 2017

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TotalFemaleMale
Physicians46%49%42%
Pharmacies16%14%18%
Pharmaceutical manufacturers31%32%29%
Patients40%37%43%
Drug distributors31%33%30%
Other 3%4%2%
Don’t know15%17%13%
TotalFemaleMale
Physicians46%49%42%
Pharmacies16%14%18%
Pharmaceutical manufacturers31%32%29%
Patients40%37%43%
Drug distributors31%33%30%
Other 3%4%2%
Don’t know15%17%13%
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This statistic depicts opinions among U.S. adults on who is responsible for the high consumption of opioids in the U.S., as of 2017. In total, 46 percent of the respondents stated that they believe that physicians are responsible for the high consumption of opioids in the United States.
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