Skip to main content

Table 1 Frequency of organisations and statements per type of organisation in the public debate

From: Transition towards sustainable pharmacy? The influence of public debates on policy responses to pharmaceutical contaminants in water

Type of organisation Organisations Statements Share of statements (%)
Agricultural association 3 4 0.6
Fishery association 1 1 0.2
Pharmacy association 7 14 2.1
Medicine association 3 3 0.5
Industry, retail 2 6 0.9
Water association, municipal utility 68 201 30.2
Water company 11 28 4.2
Environmental organisation 6 45 6.7
Consumer protection organisation 4 13 1.9
Green party 14 72 10.8
Leftist party 1 1 0.2
Social Democratic Party 4 9 1.4
Christian Democratic Party 6 7 1.1
Liberal party 3 3 0.4
Federal government 5 63 9.5
State government 18 64 9.6
Regional, local government 14 22 3.3
Science 30 110 16.5
Sum 200 666 100.0