Most trusted news brands South Korea 2020

This statistic presents the result of a survey about the most trusted news brands in South Korea in 2020. As of that year, around 54 percent of respondents gave JTBC News a score between 6 and 10 on the 10-point trust score.

Most trusted news brands in South Korea in 2020

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Release date

June 2020


South Korea

Survey time period

January and February 2020

Number of respondents

2,304 respondents

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question:
"How trustworthy would you say news from the following brands is? Use the scale below, where 0 is ‘not at all trustworthy’ and 10 is ‘completely trustworthy’."

"Trust" was defined as scoring between 6-10 on the 10-point scale.

The brands were scored by the respondents who have heard of the brands.

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