Mexico: Twitter users ability to perceive fake news 2019

During a May 2019 survey held in Mexico, more than 77 percent of surveyed Twitter users claimed to know how to identify fake news on the social media platform. In comparison, 22.9 percent admited to not knowning how to recognize them.

Share of Twitter users in Mexico who claimed to know how to identify fake news as of April 2019

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Release date

May 2019



Survey time period

May 6 to 21, 2019

Number of respondents

183 respondents

Age group

14 years and older

Supplementary notes

Original question: "¿Saben cómo detectar una noticia falsa?"

Figures may not sum to 100 percent due to rounding.

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