Frequency of encountering disinformation online across European Union countries

Topic: Disinformation
Source: Flash Eurobarometer 464
Type: Problem
Sub type: Prevalence of disinformation
Years: 2018
Geographical: European Union
Method: Survey
This bar chart shows the data collected via survey for the Flash Eurobarometer 464. The data shows how often respondents reported encountering news that they believed misrepresented reality or was even false. More than 60% of respondents reported encountering such information at least once per week, while only 17% reported that they did so seldom or never.