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Spread of fake news during the 2016 presidential election in the U.S.

Share of adults who saw any fake news stories online during the 2016 presidential election in the United States as of October 2017

by Statista Research Department, last edited Mar 2, 2018
Spread of fake news during the 2016 presidential election in the U.S. The statistic presents the share of adults who saw any fake news stories online during the 2016 presidential election in the United States as of October 2017. It was found that 33 percent of respondents definitely saw fake news online during the election.
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Share of adults who saw any fake news stories online during the 2016 presidential election in the United States as of October 2017

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