Trust in news media worldwide 2018

Level of trust in news media in selected countries worldwide as of February 2018

Trust in news media worldwide 2018 The statistic provides information on the level of trust in news media in selected countries worldwide as of February 2018. During the survey, 34 percent of respondents from the United States stated that they trusted news most of the time, compared to 58 percent of respondents in Canada.
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Level of trust in news media in selected countries worldwide as of February 2018

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Share of respondents who trust news media
Finland62%
Portugal62%
Brazil59%
Netherlands59%
Canada58%
Denmark56%
Ireland54%
Belgium53%
Chile53%
Switzerland52%
Australia50%
Germany50%
Mexico49%
Poland48%
Singapore47%
Norway47%
Hong Kong45%
Spain44%
Japan43%
Romania42%
Italy42%
United Kingdom42%
Argentina41%
Sweden41%
Austria41%
Croatia39%
Bulgaria38%
Turkey38%
France35%
Slovakia34%
United States34%
Taiwan32%
Czech Republic31%
Malaysia30%
Hungary29%
Greece26%
South Korea25%
Share of respondents who trust news media
Finland62%
Portugal62%
Brazil59%
Netherlands59%
Canada58%
Denmark56%
Ireland54%
Belgium53%
Chile53%
Switzerland52%
Australia50%
Germany50%
Mexico49%
Poland48%
Singapore47%
Norway47%
Hong Kong45%
Spain44%
Japan43%
Romania42%
Italy42%
United Kingdom42%
Argentina41%
Sweden41%
Austria41%
Croatia39%
Bulgaria38%
Turkey38%
France35%
Slovakia34%
United States34%
Taiwan32%
Czech Republic31%
Malaysia30%
Hungary29%
Greece26%
South Korea25%
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The statistic provides information on the level of trust in news media in selected countries worldwide as of February 2018. During the survey, 34 percent of respondents from the United States stated that they trusted news most of the time, compared to 58 percent of respondents in Canada.
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