Knowing how news outlets make decisions around sourcing is relatively less important to the generally untrusting
Percentage who say it is ‘very’ or ‘extremely’ important to know how news organisations find and choose sources for their stories
Importance of knowing how they find and choose sources (extremely or very important)
IMPTKNOW_SOURCING. When you decide which outlets to get news from, how important is it for you to know each of the following? How they find and choose sources for their stories. 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.