Credibility opinions regarding information in the German media 2018

This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in Germany in 2018 on the credibility of information being published in German media. The survey includes a comparison between 2015, 2016 and 2018. In 2018, 65 percent of respondents considered information coming from the media to be credible, while 28 percent did not.

In general, do you consider the information in German media to be credible or not?

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Release date

March 2018



Survey time period

February 8-21, 2018

Method of interview

Computer-assisted telephone interviews (CATI)

Supplementary notes

Base: German population eligible for voting.

Missing percentages: don't know/ no information.

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