Frustration with paywalls in the U.S. 2015

The graph above shows data on the level of frustration cause by paywalls in the United States as of November 2015. During a survey, 58 percent of respondents strongly agreed that it was very frustrating when they started to read an article and then find out they needed to pay to read the rest.

Thinking about the news, to what degree do you agree or disagree with the following statement?

ResponseStrongly disagree (1)(2)(3)(4)(5)Strongly agree (6)
It is very frustrating when I start to read an article and then find out I need to pay to read the rest2%3%7%13%17%58%
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Source

Release date

April 2012

Region

United States

Survey time period

November 24 to 30, 2015

Number of respondents

900 respondents

Age group

25 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

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