Pew Research CenterJune 25, 2019

State of the News Media

Pew Research Center’s annual report on key audience and economic indicators for a variety of sectors within the U.S. news media industry.

Pew Research CenterMarch 26, 2019

What are the local news dynamics in your city?

Explore how Americans get news, which topics they prioritize and how they evaluate local news outlets.

Pew Research CenterMarch 26, 2019

What are the local news dynamics in your city?

Data VisualizationMay 14, 2018

Ideological placement of news outlets in Western Europe

Explore where users of news outlets in eight Western European countries place these outlets on a left-right spectrum, based on their perception of their ideological leanings.

PublicationsApril 27, 2017

Searching for News: The Flint water crisis

Many Americans turned to Google to learn about the Flint water crisis. An analysis of aggregated searches over time illustrates how, in today’s digital environment, public interest shifts as a story unfolds.

AnalysisAugust 19, 2015

How do Americans use Twitter for news?

A look at how researchers analyzed news habits on Twitter using a small but representative sample of users drawn from a national survey of U.S. adults.

Data VisualizationFebruary 5, 2015

How Investigative Journalists View Surveillance and Digital Security

The U.S.-based members of Investigative Reporters & Editors we surveyed were asked to describe how electronic surveillance and hacking have influenced their work or journalism as a whole.

Data VisualizationJanuary 12, 2012

The Media Campaign

Explore the tone and volume of news coverage and Twitter conversations about each presidential candidate in the Campaign 2012 in the Media interactive.

Data VisualizationJanuary 1, 2012

2011: A Year in the News

Follow the steps in this interactive to select among media sectors and news coverage categories. The data are based on more than 48,000 stories analyzed in PEJ’s News Coverage Index for the year.