Reasons for using live news pages online in the United Kingdom (UK) 2013

Why do you use live pages to consume news content online?*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 7, 2013
Reasons for using live news pages online in the United Kingdom (UK) 2013 This statistic displays reasons live news page users gave for using news sites in the United Kingdom in 2013. The most common reasons given was "to follow breaking news stories like natural disasters, protests or shootings," which was cited by 74 percent of respondents.
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Why do you use live pages to consume news content online?*

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Share of respondents
To follow breaking news stories like natural disasters, protests, shootings.74%
To follow topics like unfolding political stories like an election or budget debate58%
To follow sports events such as football or the Olympics54%
To follow non-sporting events like the Oscar Ceremony or TV shows like X-Factor.12%
None of the above1%
Share of respondents
To follow breaking news stories like natural disasters, protests, shootings.74%
To follow topics like unfolding political stories like an election or budget debate58%
To follow sports events such as football or the Olympics54%
To follow non-sporting events like the Oscar Ceremony or TV shows like X-Factor.12%
None of the above1%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 7, 2013
This statistic displays reasons live news page users gave for using news sites in the United Kingdom in 2013. The most common reasons given was "to follow breaking news stories like natural disasters, protests or shootings," which was cited by 74 percent of respondents.
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