Table 7.

Estimates of human and animal consumption of tetracyclines in a number of countries during the mid-1990sa

RegionTetracycline consumption (kg/yr) by:
Human Farm animals
United StatesNAb 3,488,000c
Canada NA  398,000c
EuropeNA  2,294,000d
Norway2,191 NA
Australia12,677 77,619c
New Zealand 1,3432,311c