Catalan crisis - number of reachable viewers

Topic: Disinformation
Source: Influence of Russian Disinformation Operations – Specific examples in data and numbers, by European Values
Type: Problem
Sub type: Prevalence of disinformation
Years: 2017
Geographical: Spain
Method: Data collection
These bar graphs show the number of shared posts and reachable readers and viewers various news sources had for their coverage of the 2017 Catalan Crisis. It is notable that Russian news sources (RT and Sputnik) were able to achieve engagement on a similar level to that achieved by the Spanish news sources and BBC.