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Table 1 Trust in specific types of CAM therapies

From: Determinants of public trust in complementary and alternative medicine

  Total sample   CAM non users   CAM users  
  Percentage
much/very
much trust
N* Percentage
much/very
much trust
N* Percentage
much/very
much trust
N*
Manual therapy 54.3% 736 37.9% 354 74.6% 295
Homeopathy 49.1% 751 32.7% 355 66.4% 307
Acupuncture 48.3% 719 38.6% 350 59.4% 286
Naturopathic therapy 22.3% 660 12.2% 320 34.6% 263
Anthroposophy 19.4% 578 9.7% 289 30.4% 214
Paranormal therapy 10.0% 703 4.2% 337 17.1% 281
  1. * People who had 'no opinion' on trust in this type of alternative medicine were not taken into account in the N.