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The U.S. ranks 4th in daily newspapers circulated

25 March 2010 Leave a comment

According to UNESCO, in 2004 there were 57,347,000 daily newspapers circulated in the United States, which makes the United States rank fourth in that category. China ranks first, with 96,704,000 daily newspapers circulated that year.

Entry prepared by Beth Gosier.

The U.S. ranks 40th in newspapers; the U.S. ranks 14th in newspapers

12 March 2009 Leave a comment

Given this recent article in the New York Times, I thought I’d post this:

According to UNESCO, in 2004 there were five daily newspaper titles in the United States for every one million inhabitants, which made the United States rank fortieth in that category. Niue ranked first, with 628 newspaper titles for every one million inhabitants.

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When just the top fifty countries in terms of daily newspaper titles are looked at, the United States ranks fourteenth in terms of the number of daily newspaper titles published per 1,000,000 inhabitants. Norway ranks first.

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The U.S. ranks 2nd in newspapers

3 January 2009 1 comment

According to the UNESCO Institute for Statistics, in 2004 the United States ranked second in terms of the number of titles of daily newspapers published. India ranked first.