U.S. adults who did not prevent the spread of germs when they had the flu as of 2017

Percentage of U.S. adults who did not take standard precautionary measures to prevent the spread of germs the last time they had the flu or flu-like symptoms as of 2017

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 16, 2018
U.S. adults who did not prevent the spread of germs when they had the flu as of 2017 This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. adults who did not take standard precautionary measures to prevent the spread of germs the last time they had the flu or flu-like symptoms as of 2017. It was found that 26 percent of respondents did not wash their hands after coughing or sneezing.
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Percentage of U.S. adults who did not take standard precautionary measures to prevent the spread of germs the last time they had the flu or flu-like symptoms as of 2017

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Percentage of respondents
Did not use disinfectant wipes on surfaces they touched57%
Did not use hand sanitizer after they coughed/sneezed51%
Did not wash their hands after coughing/sneezing26%
Percentage of respondents
Did not use disinfectant wipes on surfaces they touched57%
Did not use hand sanitizer after they coughed/sneezed51%
Did not wash their hands after coughing/sneezing26%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 16, 2018
This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. adults who did not take standard precautionary measures to prevent the spread of germs the last time they had the flu or flu-like symptoms as of 2017. It was found that 26 percent of respondents did not wash their hands after coughing or sneezing.
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