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Table 4 Proportion of subjects in each political identification group whose responses to the question about what fake news and propaganda mean included certain characteristics

From: The relationship between political affiliation and beliefs about sources of “fake news”

Characteristic Left Center Right
2017    
 Indicated similar 0.16 0.22 0.17
 Indicated different 0.03 0.04 0.02
 Shared definition 0.18 0.26 0.28
 Separate definitions 0.80 0.69 0.65
2018    
 Indicated similar 0.18 0.06 0.17
 Indicated different 0.03 0.00 0.10
 Shared definition 0.30 0.40 0.32
 Separate definitions 0.73 0.58 0.64
2020    
 Indicated similar 0.05 0.20 0.20
 Indicated different 0.05 0.20 0.14
 Shared definition 0.19 0.20 0.22
 Separate definitions 0.52 0.44 0.38