Gender distribution of print news journalists in the U.S. 2017, by topic

Gender distribution of journalists in print news media in the United States as of November 2017, by news topic

Gender distribution of print news journalists in the U.S. 2017, by topic The statistic shows the gender distribution of journalists in print news media in the United States as of November 2017, sorted by news topic. According to the report, 58 percent of reporters in the area of health in the United States in 2017 were female, however just ten percent of sports journalists were women.
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Gender distribution of journalists in print news media in the United States as of November 2017, by news topic

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FemaleMale
Sports10%90%
Technology and media33%67%
International news and politics34%66%
Business and economy36%64%
Arts and culture37%63%
U.S. elections39%61%
U.S. policy41%59%
Legal41%59%
Weather43%57%
Crime and police44%56%
Science and environment45%55%
Religion46%54%
Social and justice46%54%
Education48%52%
Entertainment49%51%
Lifestyle and leisure52%48%
Health58%42%
FemaleMale
Sports10%90%
Technology and media33%67%
International news and politics34%66%
Business and economy36%64%
Arts and culture37%63%
U.S. elections39%61%
U.S. policy41%59%
Legal41%59%
Weather43%57%
Crime and police44%56%
Science and environment45%55%
Religion46%54%
Social and justice46%54%
Education48%52%
Entertainment49%51%
Lifestyle and leisure52%48%
Health58%42%
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The statistic shows the gender distribution of journalists in print news media in the United States as of November 2017, sorted by news topic. According to the report, 58 percent of reporters in the area of health in the United States in 2017 were female, however just ten percent of sports journalists were women.
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