Media used for national political news in Europe 2018, by socio-professional category

This statistic illustrates the media used by Europeans to consume national political news in 2018, broken down by socio-professional category. During the survey period, it was found that television was used for national political news by the majority of Europeans in all socio-professional categories, most significantly by retirees, at 88 percent.

Where do you get most of your news on national political matters?

TelevisionWritten pressRadioInternet (total)WebsitesOnline social networksOtherDon't look for news on political mattersDon't know
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Source

Release date

May 2019

Region

EU

Survey time period

November 8-22, 2018

Number of respondents

27,424 respondents

Age group

15 years and older

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Where do you get most of your news on national political matters?" Multiple answers possible. Internet total: aggregate of "websites" and "online social networks".

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