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Perceived level of fake news on social media in the United States as of May 2018, by education
Perceived level of inaccuracy on social media by education in the U.S. 2018
This statistic presents data on the perception of the level of accuacy on social media amongst consumers in the United States as of March 2018 by education. During the survey, respondents with a Postgraduate education level stated that they believed 61 percent of the news on social media to be inaccurate.
Perceived level of fake news on social media in the United States as of May 2018, by education
Percentage of inaccurate news
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Release date

June 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

February 5 to March 11, 2018

Number of respondents

1,440 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Perceived level of inaccuracy on social media by education in the U.S. 2018
This statistic presents data on the perception of the level of accuacy on social media amongst consumers in the United States as of March 2018 by education. During the survey, respondents with a Postgraduate education level stated that they believed 61 percent of the news on social media to be inaccurate.
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