Perception that fake news is a major problem in the U.S. 2017, by age

Share of adults who believe fake news is a major problem in the United States in 2017, by age

Perception that fake news is a major problem in the U.S. 2017, by age The statistic shows the share of adults who believe fake news is a major problem in the United States in 2017, sorted by age. During the survey, 80 percent of respondents aged 18 to 29 years stated that they believed fake news is a major problem.
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Share of adults who believe fake news is a major problem in the United States in 2017, by age

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Share of respondents
18 to 29 years80%
30 to 49 years75%
50 to 64 years73%
65 years and older68%
Share of respondents
18 to 29 years80%
30 to 49 years75%
50 to 64 years73%
65 years and older68%
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The statistic shows the share of adults who believe fake news is a major problem in the United States in 2017, sorted by age. During the survey, 80 percent of respondents aged 18 to 29 years stated that they believed fake news is a major problem.
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