Trust in coronavirus news in the UK in June 2020, by source

A survey carried out in the United Kingdom (UK) in June 2020 shows which sources of news and information on the coronavirus outbreak are most trusted. The most trusted source of information, according to respondents, was information that came direct from the NHS.

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How much do you trust the following sources for information/news about Coronavirus?

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Release date

June 2020


United Kingdom

Survey time period

June 2020

Number of respondents

2,096 respondents

Age group

16 years and older

Special properties

Online UK population

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Question phrased by the source: "Q5. Using the following scale from 1 to 5, where 1 is do not trust at all and 5 is trust completely, how much do you trust the following sources for information/news about Coronavirus?"

Total percentage points above or below 100 are probably due to rounding.

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