Most Americans don’t seek out news & are not heavily engaged with it, Pew finds

Among “10 facts about the changing digital news landscape” from Pew Research:

  • (#8) While many Americans get news from social media, few are heavily engaged with news.
  • (#6) Overall, more digital news consumers get their news online in the process of doing other things online (55%) than specifically seek out the news (44%), though there are differences by social media platform.

Read the full piece at Pew Research