Healthcare WHO uncovers big national variations in antibiotics consumption Updated : November 12, 2018 03:37 PM IST Iran's consumption was similar to Turkey's, while Mongolia's was the highest of all among the countries surveyed, at 64.41 DDD per 1,000 people. Collecting the data is vital for tackling antimicrobial resistance, the extremely worrying trend of bacterial infections becoming immune to antibiotics, the report said. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.