New survey of 11,000 people reports that paywalls and apps are becoming a normal means of digital access.
This article titled “Young people more willing to pay for digital news, report finds” was written by Josh Halliday, for guardian.co.uk on Thursday 20th June 2013 08.45 UTC
Young people are more willing to pay for online news than any other age group, according to a major study of internet habits.
The survey of 11,000 internet users in nine countries including the UK found that 25- to 34-year-olds are twice as likely to part with their cash for digital news than older readers.
According to the study, 20% of 25- to 34-year-olds said they had paid for online news compared with less than 10% of those aged over 55.