Share of people in France any accessing online media sites, by age group
In 2020, 80 percent of internet users in France between 16 and 24 responded that they used the internet to access online new sites, newspapers, or news magazines. Even more, 89 percent of the 25- to 34-year-olds used the internet in 2020 to inform themselves about news. Users among the 35- to 44-year-olds is similarly high, while users aged between 45 and 54 years were less likely to inform themselves on the internet. Less likely were people aged between 55 and 64 years old, with only 68 percent responding that they used the internet as a source for news information. This however this number has increased by 27 percent since 2014.