March 13, 2006

Number of Unique Visitors to Top-10 News Web Sites

Yahoo MSNBC CNN AOL News Gannett Newspapers IBS New York Times Knight Ridder Tribune Newspapers USAToday.com
January 05 23.2 20.4 22 15.5 12.4 12.2 9.8 9.4 9.1 9.5
Feb 05 20.8 19.5 20.6 16 10.7 10.3 9.5 8.7 8.5 8.2
March 05 23.4 24.8 21.9 17.7 11.4 11.2 10 10.5 9.5 9.6
April 05 23.3 23.6 20.8 17.3 11.6 9.5 10.5 9.5 9 10
May 05 23.8 23.7 20 17 11.5 11 11.3 10.3 9.5 9.2
June 05 24.9 23.8 21.4 17.4 11.4 10.9 11.2 9.9 9 8.6
July 05 23.2 23.6 22.7 16.5 11.2 11 10.4 10 10 9.1
Aug 05 25.8 26.6 23.6 17 12.6 11.7 12.5 10.8 10.6 10.1
Sept 05 25.6 26.4 26 15.4 12.9 12 13.2 10.5 11.9 9.4
Oct 05 25.4 23.2 22.4 15.1 12.1 11.6 11.4 9.8 10 10.4
Nov 05 24.7 22.3 22.1 14.5 12.8 12.9 11.6 9.4 10.9 9.2
Dec 05 24.6 22.9 20.9 14.7 11.5 12.9 10.9 9.9 10.5 9.9

The number of different people visiting the top 10 news web sites continued to grow for much of 2005, but late in the year there were signs the growth may have peaked.