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NEWSPAPER
ONLINE TOTAL
COMBINED
NEWSPAPER PRINT AND ONLINE TOTAL
Year  $Millions %Change $Millions %Change $Millions %Change $Millions %change $Millions %change $Millions %Change
1950 $518 11.9% $1,175 6.3% $377 9.9% $2,070 8.3%
1951 $529 2.1% $1,259 7.1% $463 22.8% $2,251 8.7%
1952 $537 1.5% $1,411 12.1% $516 11.4% $2,464 9.5%
1953 $606 12.8% $1,455 3.1% $571 10.7% $2,632 6.8%
1954 $607 0.2% $1,539 5.8% $539 -5.6% $2,685 2.0%
1955 $712 17.3% $1,755 14.0% $610 13.2% $3,077 14.6%
1956 $768 5.9% $1,808 3.0% $661 8.4% $3,223 4.7%
1957 $738 0.8% $1,835 1.5% $665 0.6% $3,268 1.4%
1958 $724 -4.7% $1,802 -1.8% $650 -2.3% $3,176 -2.8%
1959 $774 6.9% $2,014 11.8% $738 13.5% $3,526 11.0%
1960 $778 0.5% $2,100 4.3% $803 8.8% $3,681 4.4%
1961 $744 -4.4% $2,053 -2.2% $804 0.1% $3,601 -2.2%
1962 $722 -3.0% $2,103 2.4% $834 3.7% $3,659 1.6%
1963 $702 -2.8% $2,211 5.1% $867 4.7% $3,780 3.3%
1964 $773 10.1% $2,344 6.0% $1,003 15.7% $4,120 9.0%
1965 $783 1.3% $2,429 3.6% $1,214 21.0% $4,426 7.4%
1966 $887 13.3% $2,645 8.9% $1,333 9.8% $4,865 9.9%
1967 $846 -4.6% $2,760 4.3% $1,304 -2.2% $4,910 0.9%
1968 $889 5.1% $2,919 5.8% $1,424 9.2% $5,232 6.6%
1969 $943 6.1% $3,166 8.5% $1,605 12.7% $5,714 9.2%
1970 $891 -5.5% $3,292 4.0% $1,521 -5.2% $5,704 -0.2%
1971 $972 9.1% $3,565 8.3% $1,630 7.2% $6,167 8.1%
1972 $1,062 9.3% $3,964 11.2% $1,913 17.4% $6,939 12.5%
1973 $1,049 -1.2% $4,245 7.1% $2,187 14.3% $7,481 7.8%
1974 $1,105 5.3% $4,563 7.5% $2,174 -0.6% $7,842 4.8%
1975 $1,109 0.4% $4,966 8.8% $2,159 -0.7% $8,234 5.0%
1976 $1,342 21.0% $5,668 14.1% $2,608 20.8% $9,618 16.8%
1977 $1,472 9.7% $6,241 10.1% $3,038 16.5% $10,751 11.8%
1978 $1,541 4.7% $7,023 12.5% $3,649 20.1% $12,213 13.6%
1979 $1,770 14.9% $7,845 11.7% $4,248 16.4% $13,863 13.5%
1980 $1,963 10.9% $8,609 9.7% $4,222 -0.6% $14,794 6.7%
1981 $2,258 15.0% $9,686 12.5% $4,583 8.6% $16,527 11.7%
1982 $2,452 8.6% $10,390 7.3% $4,852 5.9% $17,694 7.1%
1983 $2,734 11.5% $11,841 14.0% $6,006 23.8% $20,581 16.3%
1984 $3,081 12.7% $12,784 8.0% $7,657 27.5% $23,522 14.3%
1985 $3,352 8.8% $13,443 5.2% $8,375 9.4% $25,170 7.0%
1986 $3,376 0.7% $14,311 6.5% $9,303 11.1% $26,990 7.2%
1987 $3,494 3.5% $15,227 6.4% $10,691 14.9% $29,412 9.0%
1988 $3,821 2.6% $15,790 4.0% $11,586 10.1% $31,197 6.1%
1989 $3,948 3.3% $16,504 4.5% $11,916 2.9% $32,368 3.8%
1990 $4,122 4.4% $16,652 0.9% $11,506 -3.5% $32,280 -0.3%
1991 $3,924 -4.8% $15,839 -4.9% $10,587 -8.0% $30,349 -6.0%
1992 $3,834 -2.3% $16,041 1.3% $10,764 1.7% $30,639 1.0%
1993 $3,853 0.5% $16,859 5.1% $11,157 3.7% $31,869 4.0%
1994 $4,149 7.7% $17,496 3.8% $12,464 11.7% $34,109 7.0%
1995 $4,251 2.5% $18,099 3.4% $13,742 10.3% $36,092 5.8%
1996 $4,667 9.8% $18,344 1.4% $15,065 9.6% $38,075 5.5%
1997 $5,315 13.9% $19,242 4.9% $16,773 11.3% $41,330 8.5%
1998 $5,721 7.7% $20,331 5.7% $17,873 6.6% $43,925 6.3%
1999 $6,732 17.7% $20,907 2.8% $18,650 4.3% $46,289 5.4%
2000 $7,653 13.7% $21,409 2.4% $19,608 5.1% $48,670 5.1%
2001 $7,004 -8.5% $20,679 -3.4% $16,622 -15.2% $44,305 -9.0%
2002 $7,210 2.9% $20,994 1.5% $15,898 -4.3% $44,102 -0.5%
2003 $7,797 8.1% $21,341 1.7% $15,801 -0.6% $44,939 1.9% $1,216 $46,156
2004 $8,083 3.7% $22,012 3.1% $16,608 5.1% $46,703 3.9% $1,541 26.7% $48,244 4.5%
2005 $7,910 -2.2% $22,187 0.8% $17,312 4.2% $47,408 1.5% $2,027 31.5% $49,435 2.5%
2006 $7,505 -5.1% $22,121 -0.3% $16,986 -1.9% $46,611 -1.7% $2,664 31.4% $49,275 -0.3%
2007 $7,005 -6.7% $21,018 -5.0% $14,186 -16.5% $42,209 -9.4% $3,166 18.8% $45,375 -7.9%
2008 $5,996 -14.4% $18,769 -10.7% $9,975 -29.7% $34,740 -17.7% $3,109 -1.8% $37,848 -16.6%
2009 $4,424 -26.2% $14,218 -24.2% $6,179 -38.1% $24,821 -28.6% $2,743 -11.8% $27,564 -27.2%
2010 $4,221 -4.6% $12,926 -9.1% $5,648 -8.6% $22,795 -8.2% $3,042 10.9% $25,838 -6.3%
2011 $3,777 -10.5% $11,887 -8.0% $5,028 -11.0% $20,692 -9.2% $3,249 6.8% $23,941 -7.3%
Note:
Numbers are rounded.
Source:
Newspaper Association of America, 03/12