Trust in news on Facebook among Millennials in the Netherlands 2018

The statistic displays the results of a survey question on how much Millennials (respondents aged 16 to 34 years old) in the Netherlands trusted news they saw or read on Facebook in 2018. The survey results suggest that as of 2018, there was a high level of distrust in news on Facebook among Millennials in the Netherlands. Approximately 75 percent of survey respondents expressed some level of distrust of the news they saw on Facebook, just 13 percent of those surveyed indicated that they trusted news on this social media platform.

How much trust do you have in news you read on Facebook?*

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Release date

November 2018



Survey time period

November 6, 2018 to November 14, 2018

Number of respondents

1,651 respondents

Age group

16-34 years

Method of interview

Online panel

Supplementary notes

*This survey statement was phrased by the source as follows: "Over het algemeen vertrouw ik nieuws dat ik lees/hoor/zie: op Facebook." (English: "Overall, I trust the news I read/hear/see: on Facebook.")

The results have been weighted to represent the entire population.

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