Lee Rainie discussed the Center's latest findings about how people use social media, how they think about news in the Trump Era, how they try to establish and act on trust and where they turn for expertise in a period where so much information is contested.
Explore the changes in Americans' reading habits, from decreases in printed books to rises in e-books, over time in this interactive.
Depending on the topic, urban residents are more likely to use mobile and online sources; suburbanites are most heavily into social media; and rural residents are more inclined to word of mouth sources
A snapshot of the profiles of the different types of communities studied.
Lee Rainie will discuss the Project’s latest findings about how people use the internet, smartphones, and social media tools to get news, share news, and create news.
Amanda Lenhart spoke about the demographic differences among groups of youth in their adoption, use, and experiences with technology and social media.
These local news enthusiasts follow a diverse set of topics but rely heavily on local newspapers to keep them informed
Kristen Purcell will be presenting Pew Internet data on local news information ecosystems.
How the Millennials Generation consumes, produces, and shares information
Citizens' media habits are surprisingly varied as newspapers, TV, the internet, newsletters, and old-fashioned word-of-mouth compete for attention. Different platforms serve different audience needs.