PublicationsMarch 15, 2005

Spanish-Language Newspapers in the U.S.

The number of Spanish language newspapers in the country has grown from just over 200 in 1970 to roughly 700 in 2004. 

PublicationsMarch 14, 2005

Magazine Readership by Select Genre

An estimated 170 million Americans read pop culture and entertainment magazines, while roughly 65 million read those news magazines. 

PublicationsMarch 13, 2005

Language Preferred for Local TV News, Various Ethnicities

In contrast with other ethnic groups, the majority of Hispanics prefer to watch local TV news in their ancestral language. 

PublicationsMarch 13, 2005

Language Preferred for Newspapers, Various Ethnicities

Although Hispanics prefer to receive electronic media in Spanish, the majority report they would rather read newspapers in English.

PublicationsMarch 13, 2005

Language Preferred for Talk Radio, Various Ethnicities

In contrast with other ethnic groups, the majority of Hispanics prefer to listen to talk radio in their ancestral language.

PublicationsMarch 13, 2005

Language Preferred for the Internet, Various Ethnicities

Unlike television and print, online major immigrant populations prefer English as the primary language.

PublicationsMarch 13, 2005

Average Viewership of the Presidential Debates

An average of 52 million Americans watched the presidential debates in 2004, though that doesn’t include C-Span. NBC was the ratings leader in debate coverage.

PublicationsMarch 13, 2005

Topics Covered by Amsterdam News

The front page of the Amsterdam News was heavy with domestic affiars and politics in 2004.

PublicationsMarch 13, 2005

Topics Covered by Sing Tao

Home region coverage made up the largest chunk of the front-page coverage in Sing Tao that PEJ examined in 2004.

PublicationsMarch 13, 2005

Geographic Focus of Stories in Amsterdam News

The US was the dominant region receiving coverage in the Amsterdam News, with the local geographic area the focus of the bulk of the stories.