May 23, 2005

Appearance of Female and Male Sources

One or More Female Sources One or More Male Sources
Newspapers 41% 88%
Online 36% 89%
Network Evening News 27% 63%
PBS NewsHour 17% 59%
Network Morning News 34% 55%
Cable 19% 53%

Men continue to outnumber women as sources in the news media by more than two to one, and this was true across media. The lone exception was network morning news.