Level of attention while reading news in the United States in 2012

The statistic presents levels of attention while reading news among American population as of August 2012. During the Harris Interactive survey, eight percent of respodents stated they normally only read the headlines.

Which of the following best describes how you typically read the news - either online or in print?

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Source

Release date

September 2012

Region

United States

Survey time period

August 13 and 20, 2012

Number of respondents

n = 2,307

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online panel

Supplementary notes

Percentage points exceeding 100 percent are likely due to rounding.
Respondents for this survey were selected from among those who have agreed to participate in Harris Interactive surveys. The data have been weighted to reflect the composition of the adult population.

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