Public opinion on social media sites preventing fake news 2018

Are social media sites like Facebook and YouTube currently doing enough or not doing enough to stop the spread of fake news on their sites?

by Amy Watson, last edited Apr 9, 2019
Public opinion on social media sites preventing fake news 2018 The statistic presents results of a survey on whether social media sites are currently doing enough to stop the spread of fake news United States as of March 2018. During the survey, 69 percent of respondents stated that they believed social media sites were not doing enough to stop the spread of fake news.
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Are social media sites like Facebook and YouTube currently doing enough or not doing enough to stop the spread of fake news on their sites?

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Share of respondents
Doing enough20%
Not doing enough69%
Don’t know11%
Share of respondents
Doing enough20%
Not doing enough69%
Don’t know11%
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by Amy Watson, last edited Apr 9, 2019
The statistic presents results of a survey on whether social media sites are currently doing enough to stop the spread of fake news United States as of March 2018. During the survey, 69 percent of respondents stated that they believed social media sites were not doing enough to stop the spread of fake news.
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