Donnerstag, Juni 22, 2006

Newspaper Growth in 216 Countries and Territories

The Center for Media Research Research Brief reports new data from WAN's annual survey of World Press Trends 2006, showing that paid circulation grew +0.56 % worldwide in 2005 ...

Results for Europe:
Newspapers in 7 EU countries increased their total circulation in 2005: Austria +0.42 %, Czech Republic +4.88 %, Ireland +2.16 %, Italy +0.03 %, Poland +9.80 %, Slovenia +19.44 %, and UK +0.05 %.

Losses for: Belgium -1.35 %, Denmark -2.64 %, Estonia -0.39 %, Finland -0.67 %, France - 1.6 %, Germany -2.5 %, Greece -4.05 %, Hungary -0.68 %, Latvia -2.25 %, The Netherlands -3.67 %, Portugal -3.88 %, Slovakia - % 4.17, Spain -0.94 %, and Sweden -1.34 %.

US Results:
The circulation of US dailies fell -2.35 % in 2005 and -4.02 % over five years ...

Quoted from / More data at The Center for Media Research Research Brief

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