The first research objective to understand the manner in which the news reports reflect reality can be understood from the responses of the participants on the questionnaire. 60 percent of the respondents indicated that major manipulations take place when the media texts are developed in order to attract increased number of audience.
The second research objective of understanding the reflection of reality in documentaries can be understood by the responses on question 7 as 80 percent of the respondents indicated that since mediation is central to the media texts, the documentaries, reality TV shows and news reports are often based on a single theme. It is magnified in order to present it as a real occurrence that takes place in front of the audience.
The third research objective was addressed by the fourth question wherein 70 percent of respondents agreed with the question and indicated that there are various elements that are seen to be an audience driving factor for the media corporations.
The responses on question 10 provides with the critical insight from the industry professionals that the true reality is merely referred by the media texts whereas the reality showcased across the media texts is entirely changed.