March 13, 2006

Where People Go for National/International News, by Medium

Television Newspapers Radio Magazines Internet Other or Dont Know
Jan. 1991 82 40 15 4 1
Jan. 1993 83 52 17 5 2
Jan. 1994 83 51 15 10 6
Jan. 1996 88 61 25 8 2
Jan. 1999 82 42 18 4 6 2
Feb. 2001 76 40 16 4 10 3
Jan. 2002 82 42 21 3 14 2
Jan. 2003 81 44 22 4 17 3
Jun. 2003 79 45 16 5 19 1
Aug. 2003 79 46 15 3 18 3
Oct. 2003 80 50 18 4 20 3
Dec. 2004 74 46 21 4 24 5
Jun. 2005 74 44 22 5 24 3

The mainstream media is firmly entrenced. Television is by far the most popular news source, followed by Newspapers.