Summary of the latest data on antibiotic resistance in EU: 2016

Period: 01 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

For most combinations of bacteria and antimicrobial groups reported to the European Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Network (EARS-Net) for 2015, antibiotic resistance percentages showed large variations across Europe. Resistance percentages were generally higher in southern and south-eastern Europe than in northern Europe.