Premium
Premium statistics

Industry-specific and extensively researched technical data (partially from exclusive partnerships).

A paid subscription is required for full access.

Perceived level of inaccuracy on social media by age in the U.S. 2018

Perceived level of fake news on social media in the United States as of May 2018, by age

by Amy Watson, last edited Oct 16, 2018
Perceived level of inaccuracy on social media by age in the U.S. 2018 This statistic presents data on the perception of the level of accuracy on social media amongst consumers in the United States as of March 2018 by age. During the survey, respondents aged 55 and over stated that they believed 63 percent of the news on social media to be inaccurate.
Show more

Perceived level of fake news on social media in the United States as of May 2018, by age

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account!

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format
Fake news in the U.S.
Fake news in the U.S.

All Information
in one Presentation

Fake news in the U.S.

Everything On "Fake news in the U.S." in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Statista has been my savior on several occasions. The site is easy to maneuver and the data is in a format that can go right into a report or presentation.
Marlene Greenfield

Marlene Greenfield
Vice President, Hearst Magazines

Statistics on "News in the U.S."
  • News consumption
  • Brands
  • TV news
  • Online news
  • Trust & satisfaction
  • Fake news
  • Social media
Discover Statista
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: You might find this interesting as well
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.