How many teen pregnancies are there in your country? Nope, wrong. What percentage of people are immigrants? Sorry, that’s incorrect. How many Muslims live where you live? Whoa, way off. Let’s spell it out Jeopardy-style. Hint: This person is wrong. Answer: Who is you? A recent study of public perception in 14 countries came to this basic conclusion: Everything you think you know about the news is probably wrong.

+ The Guardian: Mistaken perceptions can shape political opinion.