Total estimated circulation of U.S. daily newspapers

Year Weekday Sunday Weekday (estimated) Sunday (estimated) 1940 41,132,000 32,371,000 1945 48,384,000 39,860,000 1946 50,928,000 43,665,000 1947 51,673,000 45,151,000 1948 52,285,000 46,308,000 1949 52,846,000 46,399,000 1950 53,829,000 46,582,000 1951 54,018,000 46,279,000 1952 53,951,000 46,210,000 1953 54,472,000 45,949,000 1954 55,072,000 46,176,000 1955 56,147,000 46,448,000 1956 57,102,000 47,162,000 1957 57,805,000 47,044,000 1958 57,418,000 46,955,000 1959 58,300,000 47,848,000 … Continue reading Total estimated circulation of U.S. daily newspapers