News access in selected countries worldwide 2020, by type

According to the results of a global survey held in April 2020, consumers in Argentina were by far the most likely to use print media to get their news on a weekly basis, with 30 percent reporting weekly print media consumption for news compared to just 16 perecnt of respondents from the United States. Meanwhile, radio news was most popular in Germany, and fewer German consumers used online sources than audiences from other countries in the survey.

Leading sources for weekly news consumption in selected countries worldwide of April 2020, by type

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Release date

June 2020



Survey time period

April 2020

Special properties

among those who had used each source in the last week

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Question: Which, if any, of the following have you used in the last week as a source of news?
The sample sizes for each country were as follows: UK (2,191), United States (1,221), Germany (2,003), Spain (1,018), South Korea (1,009), Argentina (1,003).

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