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This Month’s Harper’s Index

Each issue of Harper’s contains Harper’s Index, a collection of interesting statistics. Excerpts from this month’s Harper’s Index:

Factor by which Facebook users over 65 are more likely to share stories from fake news sites than users between 18 and 29: 7

Percentage of US adult Facebook users who are unaware the company categorizes them according to their interests: 74

Of users who feel their assigned categories do not accurately describe them: 27 [more]