Byline Survey: Week 6 Results

This week, only 17% of the op-eds printed in the New York Times and the Wall St. Journal were authored by women! The Washington Post published a slightly higher ratio, at 20% women. The online publications were, as usual, on average slightly higher than the print newspapers. The Daily Beast continues to print the greatest ratio of women, at 32% this week.

NYT         WSJ           WP           SA        HP         DB

% W         17%         20%        17%        22%        24%        32%
% M         83%         80%        83%        78%        76%        68%

Among the college newspapers, the Columbia Spectator published the highest ratio of female authored op-ed’s, at 50%.

 

CU             YD            DP

%W                             50%          36%        20%

%M                             50%           64%        80%

 

Be sure to check in next week for another update!

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