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8% anglophone, 20% francophone youth watch content in other official language daily, MTM


OTTAWA – CBC’s Media Technology Monitor (MTM) today released a new MTM Junior infographic detailing the rate at which Canadian youth ages 2-17 are consuming content in the other official language. The infographic explains 8% of anglophone youth watch television and movies in French daily, while 22% watch weekly and 28% watch at least once per month. Meanwhile, 20% of francophone youth are watching television and movies in English daily, 51% are watching weekly and 69% are watching at least once per month. “Younger anglophones (2-11) are most likely to be consuming French content, while francophone teens (12-17) are most...