TV as the main news source in Finland 2020, by age group

According to the 2020 survey, 31 percent of Finns stated that television was their main source of news. Over half of the respondents aged 55 years and older mainly followed TV news, while younger age groups used other news sources more. Only three percent of 18 to 24 year-olds in Finland said that their main news source was television.

Television as the main source of news in Finland in 2020, by age group

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Release date

June 2020



Survey time period

January to February 2020

Number of respondents

2,021 respondents*

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Respondents who followed TV news during the week before the survey

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

The question was stated by the source as follows: "Kerroit, että käytit näitä uutislähteitä viimeisen viikon aikana. Mikä sanoisit olevan pääasiallinen uutislähteesi?"

* Share of respondents:
18-24 years (n=229)
25-34 years (n=245)
35-44 years (n=321)
45-54 years (n=341)
55-64 years (n=468)
65 years and older (n=417)

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