September 27, 2012

Slideshow: Television Vulnerable in Changing News Landscape

Television is Hurting for Younger Viewers

Only about a third (34%) of those younger than 30 say they watched TV news yesterday; in 2006, nearly half of young people (49%) said they watched TV news the prior day. Among older age groups, the figures have not changed significantly over this period. The changing demographics of the TV news audience are particularly noticeable in the audiences for local and cable news.