Elderly people are 'underrepresented' in the media

13.07.2020

Image: An older man with a hat is reading a newspaper on a bench in a park; Copyright: PantherMedia/ljsphotography

91% of journalists polled believe that elderly people are not sufficiently present in the media in relation to their increasing economic position and demographic weight. For 85% of them, the media image of elderly people is not adjusted to reality.