Irish half as likely to pay for online news as Finns and Danes


Irish news users are half as likely to pay for online journalism as their counterparts in Finland and Denmark an international study on news consumption has found.

The Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2015, a survey of online news consumption among over 23,000 people in 12 countries, found that just 7 per cent of the 1,500 Irish people who participated had paid for online news content in the year prior to the survey.

The Irish Times’ coverage of the Digital News Report 2015 (Ireland) as written by FuJo in association with the BAI and the Reuters Institute. Read the full article here: