Cost estimate of ads aired for 2016 U.S. presidential election, by candidate

Distribution of ads aired for 2016 U.S. presidential candidates, by funding source as of May, 2016

Cost estimate of ads aired for 2016 U.S. presidential election, by candidate This statistic shows the distribution of ads aired during the 2016 U.S. presidential election as of May, 2016, by funding source. One hundred percent of ads aired for Donald Trump during the 2016 U.S. presidential election were paid for by the candidate's own campaign as of May, 2016.
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Distribution of ads aired for 2016 U.S. presidential candidates, by funding source as of May, 2016

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Candidate airingsOutside group airings
Ben Carson100-
Donald Trump100-
Bernie Sanders99.90.1
Hillary Clinton99.40.6
Carly Fiorina84.615.4
Ted Cruz59.140.9
John Kasich52.947.1
Rand Paul49.850.2
Lindsey Graham41.758.3
Marco Rubio40.659.4
Mike Huckabee24.675.4
Jeb Bush991
Chris Christie7.192.9
Anti-Trump-100
Bobby Jindal-100
Rick Perry-100
Candidate airingsOutside group airings
Ben Carson100-
Donald Trump100-
Bernie Sanders99.90.1
Hillary Clinton99.40.6
Carly Fiorina84.615.4
Ted Cruz59.140.9
John Kasich52.947.1
Rand Paul49.850.2
Lindsey Graham41.758.3
Marco Rubio40.659.4
Mike Huckabee24.675.4
Jeb Bush991
Chris Christie7.192.9
Anti-Trump-100
Bobby Jindal-100
Rick Perry-100
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This statistic shows the distribution of ads aired during the 2016 U.S. presidential election as of May, 2016, by funding source. One hundred percent of ads aired for Donald Trump during the 2016 U.S. presidential election were paid for by the candidate's own campaign as of May, 2016.
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