Table 7-1
Leading sources of information on scientific developments in Europe, by country: 2001
(Percent)
 
Country Television Press Radio School or
university
Scientific journals Internet
All 60 37 27 22 20 17
Belgium 64 37 30 25 21 18
Denmark 61 39 23 28 17 16
Germany 68 44 26 14 15 14
Greece 62 30 33 29 13 10
Spain 53 26 34 25 17 14
France 65 35 34 17 21 10
Ireland 61 39 40 21 14 20
Italy 49 28 16 34 33 24
Luxembourg 42 30 24 19 14 14
Netherlands 59 49 36 27 21 23
Austria 65 41 41 14 16 16
Portugal 59 23 28 19 8 14
Finland 59 50 21 27 22 18
Sweden 66 46 25 23 21 14
Great Britain 60 42 26 23 19 23
 
NOTE: Respondents were asked to rank six sources of scientific news, with 1 being most important and 6 being least important. First and second choices were then added together.

SOURCE: European Commission, Eurobarometer 55.2 survey and standard report, Europeans, Science and Technology, December 2001.
 
Science & Engineering Indicators — 2004
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