Types of illegal content encountered online (excerpt)

Topic: Hate Speech
Source: Flash Eurobarometer 469
Type: Problem
Sub type: Prevalence of hate speech
Years: 2018
Geographical: European Union
Method: Survey
This bar chart is based on data collected via survey for the Flash Eurobarometer 469. It shows that, when Europeans are asked what type of illegal content they encounter online, the most mentioned answer for most EU countries is scams, frauds, subscription traps or other illegal commercial practices. Hate speech is also a common top answer.