These basic findings — Millennials do regularly use and often personally pay for news content — challenge the notion that Millennials believe everything on the web must be free.
Other notable findings:
- In all, 87 percent of Millennials personally pay for some type of subscription or other paid service, including news or entertainment services.
- Ninety percent of those who pay for news also pay for entertainment
- There are no major socioeconomic differences between those who pay for news and those who do not pay for such services.