Percent of Americans polled by Monmouth University who believe major news media outlets report "fake news"
This percentage of people who don't trust the mass media news has risen by 14% in the last year alone
Out of the 77%, 42% believe fake news is reported to push that news company's agenda, 26% believe it to be a result of an accident or poor fact checking, and 7% believe it to be for both of those previous reasons.
61% of Democrats
82% of Independents
89% of Republicans
Percent of parties who believe news outlets spread misinformation
of Americans say that social media sites are partly responsible for the spread of fake news
of Americans say that they believe outside groups and interest groups plant fake news in mass news outlets
of Americans believe that social media platforms are not doing enough to stop the spread of fake news