Average monthly reach of prominent Italian news sites, and some of the most popular false news sites (2017)
Source: Measuring the reach of “fake news” and online disinformation in Europe, by Reuters Institute
Sub type: Prevalence of disinformation
Method: Data collection
This bar graph from the Reuters Institute shows the average monthly reach of several prominent Italian news sites and some of the most popular false Italian news sites. Although the prominent news sites enjoy a far greater reach, there are many popular false news sites.