Distribution of TV news consumption in the UK 2010-2018, by channel group

This statistic breaks down TV news viewing in the UK, by channel group, from 2010 to 2018. BBC News took six percent of viewing in 2018. BBC One's share of viewing grew each year from 58 percent in 2010 to 69 percent as of 2018.

Distribution of TV news viewing in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2010 to 2018, by channel group

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Release date

July 2019


United Kingdom

Survey time period

2010 to 2018

Special properties

national and international news viewing

Supplementary notes

In 2016 figures do not add up to 100 percent. Other channel groups account for the remaining percentage points.

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