Europeans' views on whether disinformation is a problem in their country

Topic: Disinformation
Source: Flash Eurobarometer 464
Type: Problem
Sub type: Prevalence of disinformation
Years: 2018
Geographical: European Union
Method: Survey
This chart shows the data collected via survey for the Flash Eurobarometer 464. The data shows the percent of respondents from each EU country who believe that the existence of news or information that misrepresents reality or is even false is a problem in their country. Respondents from Cyprus were most likely to believe that such information is a problem in their country, while respondents from Belgium were the least likely to believe that. Notably, significantly more than half of respondents viewed the existence of this type of information as a problem in all countries.