Perceived sources of fake news in the U.S. 2017, by political affiliation

Most likely sources of fake news stories in the United States as of January 2017, by political affiliation

Perceived sources of fake news in the U.S. 2017, by political affiliation The statistic presents data from a survey on the most likely sources of fake news stories in the United States as of January 2017, sorted by political affiliation. During the survey, 39 percent of Republican respondents stated that they thought they would encounter fake news stories on CNN.
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Most likely sources of fake news stories in the United States as of January 2017, by political affiliation

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RepublicansDemocrats
Facebook62%53%
Saturday Night Live54%28%
Twitter51%47%
Internet News Sites51%47%
CNN39%14%
The New York Times31%7%
MSNBC30%7%
The Daily Show30%17%
Good Morning America (ABC)27%8%
The Today Show (NBC)26%8%
NBC Nightly News25%6%
CBS Evening News24%4%
ABC World News Tonight24%5%
CBS This Morning (CBS)24%6%
USA Today22%9%
Radio Talk Shows22%23%
Meet the Press (NBC)19%5%
NPR (National Public Radio)18%5%
Face the Nation (CBS)18%6%
Local Newspapers17%6%
60 Minutes (CBS)17%5%
PBS News Hour14%4%
Local Radio News Stations12%11%
Fox News11%32%
Local TV News9%7%
RepublicansDemocrats
Facebook62%53%
Saturday Night Live54%28%
Twitter51%47%
Internet News Sites51%47%
CNN39%14%
The New York Times31%7%
MSNBC30%7%
The Daily Show30%17%
Good Morning America (ABC)27%8%
The Today Show (NBC)26%8%
NBC Nightly News25%6%
CBS Evening News24%4%
ABC World News Tonight24%5%
CBS This Morning (CBS)24%6%
USA Today22%9%
Radio Talk Shows22%23%
Meet the Press (NBC)19%5%
NPR (National Public Radio)18%5%
Face the Nation (CBS)18%6%
Local Newspapers17%6%
60 Minutes (CBS)17%5%
PBS News Hour14%4%
Local Radio News Stations12%11%
Fox News11%32%
Local TV News9%7%
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The statistic presents data from a survey on the most likely sources of fake news stories in the United States as of January 2017, sorted by political affiliation. During the survey, 39 percent of Republican respondents stated that they thought they would encounter fake news stories on CNN.
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