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- Jun 2020
In March a poll by Gallup of 28 countries in four continents found that in all of them, at least 16%—and as many as 58%—of people thought covid-19 was being deliberately spread (see chart 1)
Statistics about believe that COVID-19 is triggered by conspiracy actions.
The “infodemic” around covid-19, declared by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in February, is not the world’s first outbreak of misinformation.
WHO introduced term infodemic as outbreak of misinformation.