Reason to consume news Percent of Journalism Supporters who say it is important that news…*
Helps me stay informed to be a better citizen 78%
Is very good at covering an issue or topic I care a lot about 72%
Helps me decide where I stand on things 51%
Helps me take care of myself or my family 34%
Helps me talk to others about what’s going on in the news 33%
Helps me find places to go and things to do 24%
Is enjoyable or entertaining 23%
Helps me save or manage my money 18%
Shares my point of view 14%