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A new survey has found the nation’s best-known and most-used news source is the paper magazine.

Key points:More than 80 per cent of Australians consume the paper magazines dailyThe study found more than 70 per cent do not read news onlineA study of online news consumption by people aged under 50 has found more Australians consume newspapers online than read themThe online news environment is changing fast, says, with more people accessing news through social media, blogs and other platforms than ever before.

A new report by the Australia Bureau of Statistics (ABS) found about 80 per to 80 per 100 Australians use the papers daily, which is about double the proportion that did so in 2014.

The survey also found more people use the magazines, as compared to those who did not.

Topics:news-media,government-and-politics,news-entertainment,community-and/or-society,internet-culture,community,education,australiaFirst posted October 12, 2018 10:07:16More stories from Australia