Leading magazines ranked by circulation in Germany in the second quarter of 2017

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TV 14 2,148,763
TV Digital 1,522,385
TV Direkt 1,040,325
Hörzu 997,602
TV Movie 937,044
Landlust 902,186
Auf einen Blick 776,362
TV Spielfilm 769,067
Der Spiegel 765,178
Bild der Frau 699,016
Freizeit Revue 683,188
Stern 597,027
TV Hören und Sehen 562,892
TV pur 552,368
Neue Post 539,166
Bunte 468,710
Focus 438,055
Brigitte 417,834
Freizeitwoche 405,278
Auto Bild397,975

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This statistic shows the 20 leading magazines in Germany in the second quarter of 2017, ranked by circulation. Television magazine tv14 sold almost 2.15 million copies during the period of consideration. TV Digital and TV Direkt ranked second and third highest at roughly 1.52 and 1.04 million copies sold. TV 14 also generated the highest retail sales revenue among magazines in Germany in 2015, at 50.6 million euros. Reading periodicals is still a popular leisure activity in Germany, with 30.33 million people having stated that they liked reading magazines during their free time several times a week in 2016. The largest magazine publishing houses in Germany include Bauer, Burda, Springer, Gruner + Jahr and Funke. As of 2017, according to the Association of German Magazine Publishers (Verband Deutscher Zeitschriftenverleger), almost 1,600 consumer magazine titles were available in Germany.
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July 2017
Survey time period
Q2 2017
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excludes membership and customer magazines, and supplements

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