Paid news content access in the U.S. in 2017, by content type

Share of consumers who pay for news publications in the United States as of March 2017, by type

Paid news content access in the U.S. in 2017, by content type The graph depicts the share of consumers who pay for news publications in the United States as of March 2017, by type. During the survey, two percent of respondents stated that they paid for a digital version of a magazine.
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Share of consumers who pay for news publications in the United States as of March 2017, by type

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Share of respondents
Magazine in any format31%
Print version of a magazine19%
Both a print and a digital version of a magazine9%
Digital version of a magazine2%
Newspaper in any format29%
Print version of a newspaper14%
Both a print and a digital version of a newspaper12%
Digital version of a newspaper3%
News apps for your smartphone or tablet15%
Digital news site10%
Print or digital newsletter9%
Public television, public radio, or other nonprofit journalism17%
Public television10%
Other nonprofit journalism8%
Public radio7%
Share of respondents
Magazine in any format31%
Print version of a magazine19%
Both a print and a digital version of a magazine9%
Digital version of a magazine2%
Newspaper in any format29%
Print version of a newspaper14%
Both a print and a digital version of a newspaper12%
Digital version of a newspaper3%
News apps for your smartphone or tablet15%
Digital news site10%
Print or digital newsletter9%
Public television, public radio, or other nonprofit journalism17%
Public television10%
Other nonprofit journalism8%
Public radio7%
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The graph depicts the share of consumers who pay for news publications in the United States as of March 2017, by type. During the survey, two percent of respondents stated that they paid for a digital version of a magazine.
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