News sources most important to news consumers in the United Kingdom (UK) 2019

This statistic shows news sources chosen as most important to news consumers personally in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2019. In 2019, 24 percent of respondents chose BBC One. Facebook took an eight percent share of news consumers in 2019.

Which news source, of those you use, is the most important to you personally?*

Share of respondents
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Release date

July 2019


United Kingdom

Survey time period

March 2019

Number of respondents

4,492 respondents

Age group

16 years and older

Special properties

all who specify at least one source for the news

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* Original survey question: "Looking at all the sources of news you have said that you use, which one is most important to you personally?"

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