Consumers reading more online news and watching more linear TV as COVID-19 spreads

An overview of changes in consumer media consumption in the UK and US because of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Two-fifths (38%) of consumers say they are reading more online news as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. This is according to a GlobalWebIndex survey of internet users in the UK and US, questioned between the 13th and 16th of March.

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