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World Press Trends

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World Press Trends

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Includes data from more than 70 countries

Source: World Press Trends survey, World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers

Print circulation increased 2 percent globally in 2013

from a year earlier but declined by 2 percent over five years.

Around 2,5 billion people

around the world read newspapers in print and 800 million on digital platforms.

Print newspaper advertising increased

3.9% in Latin America in 2013 compared with a year earlier, and fell in all other regions ...

fell 8.2% in Europe

fell 1.8% in the Middle East and Africa

fell 3.2% in Asia and the Pacific

Print circulation from 2012 to 2013

Regional newspapers' market value is:

* 36% Asia

* 34% Europe, the Middle East and Africa,

* 21% North America

* 9% Latin America


continues to maintain the largest share of global advertising revenues:

* 40.1% television

* 20.7% internet

* 16.9% newspaper

* 7.9% magazines

* 7% outdoor

* 6.9% radio

* 0.5% cinema

Referral Traffic to News Sites

Monthly average in April, May and June 2013
Source: Pew Research Center

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