March 13, 2006

Where People Go for National/International News, by Channel

CNN Fox News MSNBC CNBC Local news ABC CBS NBC Do Not Know
Jan. 2002 28 16 8 4 16 11 11 15 2
Jul. 2003 27 22 9 3 17 12 11 14 3
Aug. 2003 26 18 7 3 17 12 10 15 4
Oct. 2003 20 17 6 17 12 8 13 4
Dec. 2004 20 19 6 3 15 11 9 14 3

Television remains the medium of choice for national and international news, but it has begun to lose ground not only to the Internet but even older media such as radio and newspapers, according to Pew Research Center survey data