Priority of mainstream media: truth or money in the U.S.by age as of May 2018

The statistic shows public opinion on whether the mainstream media is more interested in making money than telling the truth in the United States as of May 2018, by age. During the survey, 42 percent of respondents from the 35-54 age group stated that they strongly agreed that mainstream media was more interested in money than in telling the truth.

Public opinion on whether the mainstream media is more interested in making money than telling the truth in the United States as of May 2018, by age

Strongy agreeSomewhat agreeNeither agree nor disagreeSomewhat disagreeStrongly disagreeDon't know
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Source

Release date

May 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

May 2 - 4, 2018

Number of respondents

2,010 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

The question was phrased as follows: "Do you agree or disagree with the following statements? -The mainstream media is more interested in making money than telling the truth".

Missing percentage points to 100 percent are probably due to rounding.

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