News sites ranked by unique audience in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018

This statistic displays a ranking of selected news websites by unique audience in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018. News content on the BBC website had the highest unique audience in the UK of over 31 thousand.

Unique audience for the top 10 selected news sites in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018

Unique audience in thousands
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Release date

April 2018


United Kingdom

Survey time period


Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

all adults who use the internet at work and home, on desktop and laptop only.*

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* Smartphone and tablet use is excluded because of Inconsistency of available data across devices and between browser use and application use.
Figures for the BBC and Yahoo! refer to the de-duplicated audience of news-specific sites in their respective reporting categories. Newsquest, Johnston Media and New York Times Digital are aggregate audiences of reporting local titles.

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