Gender distribution of newspaper journalists in the U.S. 2017, by publication

Gender distribution of journalists at selected newspapers in the United States as of November 2017

Gender distribution of newspaper journalists in the U.S. 2017, by publication The statistic shows the gender breakdown of journalists employed at selected newspapers in the Unites States as of November 2017. According to the report, 41 percent of the journalists reporting for the New York Times were female as of the date of survey, and 48 percent of journalists at The Philadelphia Inquirer were women. The publication with the lowest share of female journalists was USA Today with 31 percent of women working for the newspaper in that role.
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Gender distribution of journalists at selected newspapers in the United States as of November 2017

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FemaleMale
USA Today31%69%
Chicago Sun Times32%68%
The Wall Street Journal36%64%
Houston Chronicle38%62%
San Jose Mercury News38%62%
The New York Times41%59%
Chicago Tribune42%58%
New York Post42%58%
Los Angeles Times43%57%
Newsday43%57%
The Washington Post44%56%
The Dallas Morning News44%56%
The Arizona Republic46%54%
The Philadelphia Inquirer48%52%
FemaleMale
USA Today31%69%
Chicago Sun Times32%68%
The Wall Street Journal36%64%
Houston Chronicle38%62%
San Jose Mercury News38%62%
The New York Times41%59%
Chicago Tribune42%58%
New York Post42%58%
Los Angeles Times43%57%
Newsday43%57%
The Washington Post44%56%
The Dallas Morning News44%56%
The Arizona Republic46%54%
The Philadelphia Inquirer48%52%
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The statistic shows the gender breakdown of journalists employed at selected newspapers in the Unites States as of November 2017. According to the report, 41 percent of the journalists reporting for the New York Times were female as of the date of survey, and 48 percent of journalists at The Philadelphia Inquirer were women. The publication with the lowest share of female journalists was USA Today with 31 percent of women working for the newspaper in that role.
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