Indexes, surveys and datasets on different aspects impacting media freedom and pluralism across Europe. The contents of this section can be browsed using the menu on the left, filtering results on the basis of the type of data and topics

Indexes

Freedom House - Freedom of the Net

An annual study of internet freedom providing detailed assessment of key development in the digital realm for 65 countries across the world

Datasets

World Newspaper Coverage of Climate Change

74 sources in 38 countries worldwide have been monitored from 2004 to 2018 by the University of Colorado to show how media report on global warming

Surveys

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Social Inequalities in News Consumption

The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism’s factsheet finds that an increased digital media environment may favour information inequalities

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French Press: Who Owns What

An infographic by Marie Beyer & Jérémie Fabre for Le Monde diplomatique highlights media ownership structure in France 

Reports

Media ownership: towards Pan-European groups?
Media ownership: towards Pan-European groups?

A publication of the European Audiovisual Observatory shows how few media companies are controlling large part of broadcasting market in Europe

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Deutsche Welle: Media freedom navigator

The Media Freedom Navigator, developed by Deutsche Well, provides an overview of different media freedom indices