Magazines by Circulation

Magazines by Circulation

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Paid Circulation in Consumer Magazines
For 6 months ended December 31, 2009
Second Half 2009 vs. 2008
RankMagazine20092008% change
1 AARP the Magazine 24,371,637 24,349,637 0.1
2 Better Homes and Gardens 7,621,786 7,659,823 -0.5
3 Reader's Digest 7,099,558 8,168,667 -13.1
4 Good Housekeeping 4,652,904 4,684,812 -0.7
5 National Geographic 4,495,931 5,060,377 -11.2
6 Woman's Day 3,966,414 3,920,867 1.2
7 Ladies' Home Journal 3,858,773 3,840,645 0.5
8 Family Circle 3,823,253 3,914,927 -2.3
9 Game Informer Magazine 3,805,038 3,517,598 8.2
10 People 3,613,902 3,691,819 -2.1
11 Time 3,329,429 3,360,135 -0.9
12 Taste of Home 3,215,228 3,202,493 0.4
13 Sports Illustrated 3,201,524 3,218,133 -0.5
14 Cosmopolitan 3,001,894 2,926,683 2.6
15 Prevention 2,900,193 3,339,616 -13.2
16 Southern Living 2,855,973 2,834,589 0.8
17 AAA Via 2,767,064 2,807,830 -1.5
18 Maxim 2,513,734 2,521,710 -0.3
19 O, the Oprah Magazine 2,479,722 2,365,334 4.8
20 Aaa Living 2,462,789 2,464,829 -0.1
21 Glamour 2,448,119 2,290,452 6.9
22 TV Guide Magazine 2,416,620 3,256,962 -25.8
23 Remedy/Remedy Md 2,373,205 1,959,801 21.1
24 AAAGoing Places 2,354,779 2,561,201 -8.1
25 American Legion Magazine 2,311,086 2,430,285 -4.9
26 Redbook 2,225,701 2,209,060 0.8
27 Familyfun 2,197,137 1,882,287 16.7
28 Parenting 2,187,224 2,128,913 2.7
29 AAA World 2,096,065 2,130,386 -1.6
30 Martha Stewart Living 2,091,608 2,030,150 3.0
31 ESPN the Magazine 2,081,456 2,059,571 1.1
32 Seventeen 2,071,395 2,034,494 1.8
33 Parents 2,068,654 2,061,407 0.4
34 Guideposts 2,039,000 2,195,870 -7.1
35 Smithsonian 2,022,838 2,029,532 -0.3
36 Playboy 2,021,751 2,617,116 -22.7
37 Real Simple 2,014,428 1,980,061 1.7
38 Newsweek 1,972,219 2,701,893 -27.0
39 Money 1,936,170 1,913,459 1.2
40 Us Weekly 1,902,355 1,902,964 0.0
41 Men's Health 1,866,231 1,859,701 0.4
42 Endless Vacation 1,834,277 1,794,458 2.2
43 Entertainment Weekly 1,797,675 1,796,560 0.1
44 InStyle 1,788,162 1,757,429 1.7
45 Every Day With Rachael Ray 1,786,605 1,783,542 0.2
46 Cooking Light 1,773,429 1,793,191 -1.1
47 Birds & Blooms 1,737,397 1,514,986 14.7
48 American Rifleman 1,725,176 1,435,323 20.2
49 Golf Digest 1,675,630 1,657,821 1.1
50 Shape 1,672,667 1,701,023 -1.7
51 Country Living 1,617,424 1,626,724 -0.6
52 Fitness 1,514,676 1,557,370 -2.7
53 Field & Stream 1,501,301 1,529,413 -1.8
54 Self 1,498,922 1,482,664 1.1
55 Rolling Stone 1,470,738 1,469,213 0.1
56 Women's Health 1,454,545 1,196,898 21.5
57 VFW Magazine 1,451,922 1,548,271 -6.2
58 Golf Magazine 1,414,494 1,414,751 0.0
59 Health 1,385,997 1,371,279 1.1
60 More 1,356,184 1,303,566 4.0
61 Bon Appetit 1,341,816 1,426,992 -6.0
62 Car and Driver 1,331,996 1,316,358 1.2
63 Popular Science 1,301,692 1,319,602 -1.4
64 Weight Watchers 1,285,395 1,274,760 0.8
65 Woman's World 1,275,890 1,332,904 -4.3
66 First 1,251,821 1,315,269 -4.8
67 Vanity Fair 1,251,101 1,190,997 5.0
68 Vogue 1,240,800 1,293,078 -4.0
69 Sunset 1,232,559 1,202,831 2.5
70 Country 1,228,842 1,176,940 4.4
71 Popular Mechanics 1,224,228 1,231,830 -0.6
72 Food Network Magazine 1,196,835 NA NA
73 U.S. News & World Report 1,188,933 1,583,914 -24.9
74 Reminisce 1,186,047 1,127,278 5.2
75 Ebony 1,169,109 1,294,177 -9.7
76 Family Handyman 1,164,905 1,162,231 0.2
77 Motor Trend 1,138,289 1,117,016 1.9
78 Boys' Life 1,137,112 1,169,295 -2.8
79 Lucky 1,128,673 1,160,603 -2.8
80 Elle 1,125,648 1,124,674 0.1
81 Allure 1,080,545 1,095,034 -1.3
82 Everyday Food 1,078,637 991,056 8.8
83 Essence 1,071,916 1,101,289 -2.7
84 American Hunter 1,045,679 927,887 12.7
85 New Yorker 1,040,103 1,051,152 -1.1
86 Star Magazine 1,035,713 1,225,521 -15.5
87 Scouting 1,031,104 1,041,369 -1.0
88 All You 1,023,242 924,792 10.6
89 Teen Vogue 1,019,487 1,025,016 -0.5
90 This Old House 994,579 953,941 4.3
91 Midwest Living 993,319 972,279 2.2
92 Traditional Home 980,363 987,191 -0.7
93 Marie Claire 970,332 1,007,814 -3.7
94 Travel + Leisure 963,707 960,147 0.4
95 Food & Wine 954,615 927,648 2.9
96 National Geographic International 933,422 1,024,627 -8.9
97 Forbes 920,873 919,742 0.1
98 Bloomberg BusinessWeek 917,568 935,820 -2.0
99 GQ 894,005 919,880 -2.8
100 Fortune ( 856,372 865,517 -1.1
101 Architectural Digest 850,717 830,533 2.4
102 House Beautiful 845,058 825,404 2.4
103 Working Mother 828,330 829,087 -0.1
104 Conde Nast Traveler 818,492 827,503 -1.1
105 Economist 813,240 786,977 3.3
106 Smartmoney 812,602 818,307 -0.7
107 Kiplinger's Personal Finance 810,760 825,080 -1.7
108 Outdoor Life 805,063 932,708 -13.7
109 People Stylewatch 802,275 739,037 8.6
110 Jet 795,035 900,065 -11.7
111 In Touch Weekly 790,395 898,911 -12.1
112 National Enquirer 789,982 891,375 -11.4
113 North American Hunter 773,900 760,812 1.7
114 Taste of Home Healthy Cooking 761,669 649,113 17.3
115 Wired 754,574 703,593 7.2
116 OK Weekly 753,886 909,884 -17.1
117 Handy, Handyman Club Of America Magazine 751,864 913,647 -17.7
118 Men's Journal 735,654 713,092 3.2
119 Fast Company 734,336 744,337 -1.3
120 Harper's Bazaar 732,642 709,019 3.3
121 American Legion Auxiliary Home Front 729,287 719,431 1.4
122 National Geographic Traveler 726,192 727,551 -0.2
123 Cooking With Paula Deen 725,599 804,275 -9.8
124 Road & Track 719,881 723,245 -0.5
125 Esquire 716,538 713,038 0.5
126 Discover 715,369 691,350 3.5
127 Inc. 715,310 712,961 0.3
128 Arthritis Today 697,822 731,977 -4.7
129 Arthur Frommer's Budget Travel 689,981 697,938 -1.1
130 Coastal Living 687,203 659,631 4.2
131 Outside 686,719 687,916 -0.2
132 Runner's World 682,811 664,647 2.7
133 Body + Soul 678,136 566,482 19.7
134 Hot Rod Magazine 657,151 672,682 -2.3
135 Carolina Country 647,422 598,521 8.2
136 National Geographic Adventure 626,013 614,873 1.8
137 Entrepreneur 609,468 606,770 0.4
138 Tennis Magazine 606,799 606,384 0.1
139 Men's Fitness 602,658 704,703 -14.5
140 Scientific American 599,840 610,685 -1.8
141 Western/Puget Sound Journey 585,798 588,335 -0.4
142 America's 1St Freedom 580,984 431,655 34.6
143 Lindy'S Football Annuals 580,509 616,359 -5.8
144 Automobile Magazine 571,321 555,224 2.9
145 People en Espanol 571,084 552,234 3.4
146 Metropolitan Home 563,806 567,731 -0.7
147 Ducks Unlimited 561,774 573,672 -2.1
148 Boat U.S. Magazine 544,584 640,863 -15.0
149 Tennessee Magazine 541,458 540,809 0.1
150 Sporting News 540,312 632,258 -14.5
151 Black Enterprise 527,355 530,989 -0.7
152 Sierra 521,050 599,400 -13.1
153 Elle Decor 520,595 522,470 -0.4
154 Bassmaster 517,816 518,000 0.0
155 Week 517,037 515,936 0.2
156 Gardening How-To 511,799 578,531 -11.5
157 Better Homes and Gardens Wood 510,199 525,153 -2.8
158 Kentucky Living 509,077 511,522 -0.5
159 Latina 508,002 526,329 -3.5
160 Game & Fish Magazine 504,680 549,106 -8.1
161 Better Homes and Gardens Special Interest Publications Diabetic Living 492,663 433,668 13.6
162 Soap Opera Digest 487,629 517,884 -5.8
163 PC World 487,017 603,999 -19.4
164 Mother Earth News 480,088 432,754 10.9
165 Spin 472,338 460,787 2.5
166 Atlantic 471,548 456,529 3.3
167 Rotarian 470,982 483,750 -2.6
168 Details 470,659 440,841 6.8
169 Diabetes Forecast 470,555 494,358 -4.8
170 Life & Style Weekly 470,487 472,158 -0.4
171 Siempre Mujer 458,873 410,474 11.8
172 Town & Country 455,364 455,087 0.1
173 Reader's Digest Large Print For Easier Reading 455,310 501,083 -9.1
174 W 453,735 468,835 -3.2
175 Veranda 453,681 454,619 -0.2
176 Cooking Club 448,260 444,615 0.8
177 Bicycling 438,675 431,894 1.6
178 Guns & Ammo 413,239 447,945 -7.7
179 North American Fisherman 413,221 421,083 -1.9
180 Muscle & Fitness 409,386 420,545 -2.7
181 New York 408,622 431,626 -5.3
182 J-14 408,491 485,824 -15.9
183 Southern Accents 406,083 405,635 0.1
184 Ski Magazine 404,413 406,425 -0.5
185 Lion 396,093 403,347 -1.8
186 Cooperative Living 395,521 390,413 1.3
187 USA Hockey Magazine 385,959 387,890 -0.5
188 Access DirecTV 376,505 482,831 -22.0
189 AOPAPilot 366,057 367,919 -0.5
190 Rural Arkansas 364,545 362,670 0.5
191 Food & Family 364,276 NA NA
192 Audubon 361,695 401,544 -9.9
193 Yoga Journal 360,026 354,753 1.5
194 Eatingwell, Where Good Taste Meets Good Health 359,142 345,109 4.1
195 Popular Photography 358,939 359,404 -0.1
196 Yankee 357,902 349,599 2.4
197 Globe 352,977 383,622 -8.0
198 Saturday Evening Post 351,903 354,992 -0.9
199 Backpacker 345,627 346,200 -0.2
200 Dwell 341,040 325,774 4.7
Notes: Top paid circulation data for magazines are six-month averages for the period ending December 31, 2009 (compared with the same period in 2008). Source: Audit Bureau of Circulations, unless marked * which are from BPA Worldwide. North American circulation only. Both companies audit non-paid circulation, not shown.
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