Sources of information on EU matters used in Europe 2018, by age and medium

This statistic shows the results of a survey on the usage of information sources on EU matters in the EU 28 countries in 2018, broken down by medium and age. During the survey period, it was found that television was a popular medium for information about the EU, its institutions and its policies among Europeans in all age groups, mostly among people aged between 40 years and 54 years at 49 percent and people aged over 55 years at 55 percent.

When you are looking for information about the EU, its policies, its institutions, which of the following sources do you use?

Information source15-24 years25-39 years40-54 years55+ years
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Source

Release date

May 2019

Region

Europe, 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: "When you are looking for information about the EU, its policies, its institutions, which of the following sources do you use?". Multiple answers possible. Internet total: aggregate of the following five items: "information websites", "institutional and official websites", "online social networks", "blogs" and "video hosting websites".

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