Trust gaps are narrower when it comes to the importance of knowing about journalists’ political leanings
Percentage who say it is ‘very’ or ‘extremely’ important to know about reporters’ political leanings
Importance of knowing journalist's political leanings (extremely or very important)
IMPTKNOW_POL. Now thinking about the people who report the news, how important is it for you to know each of the following when you decide which outlets to get news from? Their political leaning. TRUST_LEVELS. Respondents assigned to categories based on the number of news brands trusted 'somewhat' or 'completely’. Base: Generally untrusting/Overall/Generally trusting: Brazil = 483/2,050/525, India = 549/2,015/520, UK= 522/2,000/549, US = 501/1,987/451. Note: Responses of ‘somewhat important’, ‘not important at all’, and ‘haven’t thought about it’ are excluded.