Dienstag, September 23, 2008

US - Numbers & Cycles of Magazine Publishing

Folio: pointed to the US (and Canadian) 'National Directory of Magazines, 2008; Oxbridge Communications' and so I wanted see what happend within some categories I am working on

Advertising & Marketing
1988: 105
1999: 191
2007: 118

Computer & Automation

1988: 338
1999: 678
2007: 441

Lifestyle

1988: 158
1999: 390
2007: 215

Media & Communication

1988: 31
1999: 102
2007: 45

Medicine

1988: 340
1999: 978
2007: 1043

Men

1989: 132
1999: 143
2007: 75

News Magazines

1988: 39
1999: 131
2007: 40

Regional Interest
1988: 517
1999: 792
2007: 942

Sex

1988: 103
1999: 302
2007: 89

Woman

1988: 202
1999: 419
2007: 326

Youth

1989: 130
1999: 243
2007: 153

Total number of magazines
1988: 14.654
1999: 31.076
2007: 22.652

I'm sure some of this fluctuations are more related to the publication entered into the catalog than to market conditions, but still very impressive ....

see all categories 1999 - 2007 | 1988 - 1998

Earlier entry:
Wieviele Zeitschriften gibt es in Deutschland?