March 12, 2007

Percent of Sunday Circulation Belonging to Largest Newspaper Groups

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005
Largest Groups 72% 73% 75% 73% 72%
Remaining Dailies 28% 27% 25% 27% 28%

The 21 biggest newspaper companies, by revenue, accounted for nearly three quarters of the Sunday circulation of newspapers in the United States in 2005.