Ofcom carries out regular research into news consumption.
Older research is available through the National Archives.
As a response to the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, Ofcom provided a range of information about how people are getting news and information about the crisis.
Navigating news in an online world (2018)
These qualitative research reports and accompanying commentary provide insight into what people think and feel about the news, and how they consume it.
News consumption in the UK (2013-2023)
This series of reports looks at UK adults' consumption across television, radio, print, social media and other websites or apps.