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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Newspapers Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Daily newspapers > Number of titles 12 2004 62nd out of 163
Daily newspapers > Number of titles per million people 0.617 2004 120th out of 153
Daily newspapers > Total average circulation 493,000 2002 38th out of 73
Daily newspapers > Total average circulation per thousand people 26.06 2002 54th out of 72
Female newspaper journalists per million people 30.54 2005 8th out of 15
List of newspapers

Daily News - state-owned, English-language daily

The Island - private, English-language daily

Daily Mirror - private, English-language daily


Full Article
2013
Male newspaper journalists per million people 50.91 2005 11th out of 15
Newspaper journalist gender ratio 60 2005 5th out of 16
Newspaper journalists 1,600 2005 15th out of 32
Newspaper journalists per million people 81.45 2005 23th out of 30
Newspaper journalists, female 600 2005 3rd out of 17
Newspaper journalists, female per million people 30.54 2005 8th out of 15
Non-daily newspapers > Number of titles per million people 2.78 2004 83th out of 110
Non-daily newspapers > Titles per million literate people 4.15 2004 64th out of 83
Non-daily newspapers > Total average circulation per thousand people 145.34 1996 24th out of 65

SOURCES: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; UNESCO Institute for Statistics Source data; UNESCO Institute for Statistics Source data. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables; UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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Sri Lanka Media > Newspapers Profiles (Subcategories)

Daily newspapers 4 Non-daily newspapers 5