Try our corporate solution for free!
+1 (212) 419-5770
support@statista.com

Degree to which news media reflects public diversity in the U.S. 2020, by ethnicity

Americans have different views on how well the news media reflects the diversity of the population, a recent study found. Overall Americans were dissatisfied with the representation, with 39 percent of those surveyed responding that the performance is poor. However, Black respondents were the most positive when compared to other ethnic groups, with 31 percent stating that the media performs very well when reflecting public diversity. Adults of Hispanic ethnicity were found to be the most critical, with 40 percent unsatisfied with the portrayal of diversity in the media.

Perception of performance of the news media reflecting diversity of the population in the United States as of February 2020, by ethnicity

Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Sources

Release date

June 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

November 8 2019 to February 16, 2020

Number of respondents

20,000 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Question: How is the news media performing in reflecting the diversity of the U.S. population?

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Single Account
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract; Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Racial and ethnic health disparities in the U.S. "

Further Content: You might find this interesting as well

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.