Criticism of media coverage of Trump in the U.S. 2017

This graph shows the extent to which Americans believe that the news media has been too critical toward Donald Trump in their coverage. According to the survey, 51 percent of respondents stated that the news media has been too critical in its coverage of President Trump.

Has the news media has been too critical or not critical enough toward Donald Trump in their coverage?

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Sources

Release date

February 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

February 18, 2017 to February 22, 2017

Number of respondents

1,000 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Since Donald Trump has won the election, do you think the news media has mostly been fair and objective in their coverage of him or not? (IF NOT) And, would you say the news media has been too critical or not critical enough toward Donald Trump in their coverage?"

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