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Charts & Tables

Charts & Tables

Content Analysis

How Story Length Changes During Newscasts
Stories with On-Air Reporters
Story Topics on Local TV News
Third-Party Footage on Local TV News

Audience

Average Early Evening News Share by Market Size
Average Early Evening News Share by Network
Average Late News Share by Market Size
Average Late News Share by Network
Early Evening News Share, Big Three Affiliates
Evening and Late News Audience Share
How Often People Watch Local TV News
Late News Share, Big Three Affiliates

Economics

Average Local TV Station Revenue
Average Percentage of TV Station Revenue Produced by News
Average TV Station Revenue by Market Size
Average TV Station Revenue Growth
Average TV Station Revenue Growth by Market Size
Presidential Campaign TV Ad Spending, 2004
Total TV Revenue by Market Size, 2003
TV News Profitability
TV News Profitability by Market Size, 2003
TV News Profitability by Network Affiliation, 2003
TV Revenue from Political Ads

Ownership

Average Station Revenue for Top Station Groups
Stations Owned by Top Station Groups
Total Revenue of Top Station Groups
Total Value of TV Station Acquisitions

News Investment

Average Hours of Local TV News per Day by Market Size, 2003
Average Hours of Local TV News per Day, 2003
Average Newsroom Staff Levels
Changes in Local TV News Budgets by Affiliation
Changes in Local TV News Budgets by Market Size
Where TV Newsrooms Supply Content, by Affiliation, 2003
Where TV Newsrooms Supply Content, by Market Size, 2003

Public Attitudes

Believability of Local TV News
Believability of Various News Media
Factors Often Influencing Local TV News
Media Users Seeing Political Bias
Percent of People Regularly Using Specific News Media