July 13, 2017

Number of hours dedicated to local TV news

Year Hours
2003 3.7
2004 3.6
2005 3.8
2006 4.1
2007 4.1
2008 4.6
2009 5
2010 5.3
2011 5.5
2012 5.4
2013 5.3
2014 5.3
2015 5.5
2016 5.7

Pew Research Center