Newspapers State of the news media 2016 - pew research center

While in the old time, journalism was the prime industry to get into, receptions to newspapers in 2015 fell drastically. With the rise of digital publications, the newspapers production continues to shrink.

Audience

percent of print weekday circulation drop from 2014 to 2015
percent of Sunday print circulation fell from 2014 to 2015

However...

Newspapers is still the most common new source for American, with the print edition making up to 78 percent of weekday circulation and 86 percent of Sunday circulation.

Reading newspaper is still a popular habit among the American adults

Economics

Advertising on newspapers saw a loss in 2015

One every four dollars of advertising revenue came in the form of digital

Digital

Among the digital news readers, it is a rising trend in 2015 that the audience read the news on their mobile devices

News Investment

The newsroom workforce experienced a sharp decline since 2009

Between 1994 and 2014, there is a 39 percent decline of the job in newsroom. That is roughly over 20,000 jobs.

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Credits:

Created with images by Jason Cartwright - "9" • Steve Bowbrick - "5" • garryknight - "Reading A Newspaper By A Wall" • USA-Reiseblogger - "smartphone notebook social media" • Lisa Padilla - "journalists at play" • theps.net - "Will future journalists be robots?"

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