"Magazine 300, 2002 edition"

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TOP 300 MAGAZINES (corrected)Ranked by total U.S. gross advertising and circulation revenue in 2001

RankTotal Gross'01-00AdAdSubscriberNewsstandPaid
20012000MagazineHeadquarters2001 Revenue% chgRevenuePagesRevenueRevenueCirculationParent Company, Division

1 1PeopleNew York$1,119,944 -4.0$656,222 3,612.15 $229,370 $234,352 3,723,848 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

2 2TV GuideNew York955,673 -10.7388,880 2,765.24 453,735 113,058 9,097,762 Gemstar-TV Guide Intl

3 3TimeNew York843,023 -11.6557,623 2,398.79 227,650 57,750 4,189,981 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

4 4Sports IllustratedNew York841,731 -9.4570,981 2,385.58 255,941 14,809 3,206,098 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

5 6Better Homes & GardensDes Moines641,788 3.3491,271 1,804.55 137,570 12,947 7,601,377 Meredith Corp.

6 7Reader’s DigestNew York580,482 -1.6265,804 1,057.61 293,965 20,713 12,565,779 Reader’s Digest Association

7 9Parade*New York570,482 -2.0570,482 629.57 0 0 35,477,537 Advance Publications, Parade Publications

8 8NewsweekNew York517,343 -12.2338,675 1,845.30 125,246 53,422 3,308,912 Washington Post Co., Post/Newsweek

9 5Business WeekNew York454,791 -27.9394,303 3,785.62 51,426 9,062 971,756 McGraw-Hill Cos.

10 12Good HousekeepingNew York412,264 -0.6318,333 1,560.48 69,934 23,997 4,527,447 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

11 10FortuneNew York389,548 -27.1333,808 4,011.50 47,653 8,087 859,708 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

12 14CosmopolitanNew York379,540 9.5273,762 1,964.30 25,210 80,568 2,759,448 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

13 13Woman’s DayNew York368,812 -4.2273,694 1,592.72 49,678 45,440 4,257,742 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

14 11ForbesNew York363,213 -26.0305,824 3,735.37 53,281 4,108 920,673 Forbes Inc.

15 15Family CircleNew York358,431 4.1245,715 1,292.78 61,107 51,609 4,712,548 Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing

16 17USA Weekend*Arlington, Va.316,763 2.9316,763 583.67 0 0 22,350,894 Gannett Co.

17 19InStyleNew York300,439 3.7238,438 2,961.59 18,468 43,533 1,568,777 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

18 18Entertainment WeeklyNew York294,607 -2.7198,507 1,830.09 80,501 15,599 1,526,737 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

19 21Martha Stewart LivingNew York290,926 7.7210,111 1,789.64 52,334 28,481 2,437,970 Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia

20 16U.S. News & World ReportWashington283,599 -12.6178,975 1,365.14 90,243 14,381 2,086,610 Mortimer Zuckerman Publications

21 22Ladies’ Home JournalNew York263,956 2.4189,621 1,219.57 63,349 10,986 4,100,675 Meredith Corp.

22 23National GeographicWashington254,028 -0.269,228 391.14 171,129 13,671 7,664,658 National Geographic Society

23 27Southern LivingBirmingham, Ala.245,817 9.0148,296 1,466.18 82,961 14,560 2,549,601 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.

24 25VogueNew York241,161 1.5201,693 3,156.23 21,271 18,197 1,192,949 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

25 20PC MagazineNew York240,979 -13.0185,950 2,493.74 46,558 8,471 1,229,092 Ziff Davis Media

26 24MoneyNew York234,718 -2.8145,413 1,067.15 81,773 7,532 2,195,178 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

27 34MaximNew York223,409 18.1152,887 1,196.23 31,013 39,509 2,553,895 Dennis Publishing

28 98O, The Oprah MagazineNew York220,457 151.1145,256 1,371.24 41,451 33,750 2,530,712 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

29 28GlamourNew York212,078 -5.9149,761 1,571.28 18,546 43,771 2,201,279 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

30 32National Enquirer, TheBoca Raton, Fla.208,556 5.138,826 866.74 19,236 150,494 1,868,988 American Media

31 29New York Times MagazineNew York201,593 -7.5201,593 3,326.49 0 0 1,668,650 New York Times Co., New York Times

32 31Golf DigestTrumbull, Conn.198,517 -4.4151,818 1,315.39 39,733 6,966 1,567,588 Advance Publications, Golf Digest Cos.

33 30Rolling StoneNew York194,827 -8.6156,902 1,547.74 22,066 15,859 1,267,234 Wenner Media

34 33PlayboyChicago187,408 -3.679,720 707.81 81,549 26,139 3,157,540 Playboy Enterprises International

35 38Vanity FairNew York176,944 6.3141,068 1,935.45 17,096 18,780 1,108,536 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

36 36SeventeenNew York166,377 -1.0112,102 1,335.82 36,867 17,408 2,333,126 Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group

37 35ParentsNew York164,644 -9.9130,201 1,360.17 30,579 3,864 2,005,578 Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing

38 45Star MagazineBoca Raton, Fla.163,053 7.926,175 649.76 14,588 122,290 1,500,409 American Media

39 47ESPN The MagazineNew York162,993 11.5123,554 1,317.85 35,326 4,113 1,411,590 Walt Disney Co., ESPN Inc.

40 40PreventionEmmaus, Pa.162,917 2.389,651 1,028.49 59,623 13,643 3,121,340 Rodale

41 37RedbookNew York161,499 -3.6116,167 1,257.05 27,666 17,666 2,321,233 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

42 NNRRosieNew York158,132 NA79,765 622.93 55,036 23,331 3,613,055 Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing

43 43Golf MagazineNew York157,888 3.7127,296 1,315.90 26,048 4,544 1,400,328 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media

44 42Travel & LeisureNew York155,164 1.1115,227 1,751.99 38,292 1,645 1,012,305 American Express Publishing Corp.

45 39ElleNew York154,038 -6.0122,668 1,872.88 19,675 11,695 981,117 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

46 41New Yorker, TheNew York152,583 -1.5102,607 2,104.92 41,252 8,724 878,903 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

47 59WNew York143,157 11.6128,537 2,126.35 11,899 2,721 455,372 Advance Publications, Fairchild Publications

48 63Woman’s WorldNew York142,515 20.515,873 370.00 4,542 122,100 1,666,721 Bauer Publishing Co.

49 57ParentingNew York142,278 8.3112,608 1,086.92 27,617 2,053 1,914,419 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Parenting Group

50 44Car & DriverNew York141,526 -6.7107,672 1,073.39 26,918 6,936 1,371,761 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

51 65Endless VacationCarmel, Ind.141,406 21.915,407 323.89 125,999 0 1,499,989 Cendant, Resort Condominiums International

52 49Bride’s MagazineNew York139,722 0.4127,565 3,853.53 1,532 10,625 382,745 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

53 26InformationWeekManhasset, N.Y.137,203 -39.2137,203 3,333.12 0 0 0 United Business Media, CMP Media

54 56Country LivingNew York134,563 2.290,459 1,040.37 27,159 16,945 1,639,626 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

55 66Us WeeklyNew York129,634 12.456,409 973.85 31,398 41,827 929,131 Wenner Media/Walt Disney Co.

56 70Marie ClaireNew York127,130 12.499,900 1,613.97 5,738 21,492 925,919 Hearst Corp./Comary

57 60SunsetMenlo Park, Calif.126,598 0.782,875 1,156.56 37,781 5,942 1,459,354 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.

58 53Soap Opera DigestNew York126,343 -7.332,000 1,209.59 56,096 38,247 1,012,693 Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group

59 52AARP Modern MaturityWashington125,807 -9.383,135 292.43 42,672 0 17,780,073 AARP

60 58GQNew York122,317 -4.8103,908 1,747.34 11,142 7,267 758,969 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

61 61Architectural DigestNew York122,012 -0.785,093 1,721.79 27,657 9,262 822,014 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

62 62Harper’s BazaarNew York121,747 1.6105,561 1,642.50 10,259 5,927 736,494 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

63 54Travel AgentNew York117,935 -12.6117,935 4,796.67 0 0 0 Advanstar Communications

64 71SmithsonianNew York117,026 3.759,780 664.46 56,952 294 2,040,141 Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Magazine

65 48PC WorldSan Francisco116,798 -18.478,884 1,410.79 28,027 9,887 1,260,879 International Data Group, PC World Communications

66 69Modern BrideNew York116,762 2.0107,272 3,188.44 1,234 8,256 353,774 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

67 64Men’s HealthNew York115,371 -0.669,693 714.07 31,027 14,651 1,630,646 Rodale

68 76Bon AppetitNew York113,512 8.083,808 1,286.53 21,393 8,311 1,267,560 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

69 75Motor TrendNew York113,066 6.386,320 855.10 19,996 6,750 1,271,620 Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group

70 68Economist, TheNew York113,003 -1.561,276 2,585.33 42,694 9,033 386,394 The Economist Newspaper NA

71 79SelfNew York110,926 7.581,919 1,174.85 15,138 13,869 1,332,689 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

72 73ShapeNew York110,870 -0.172,911 855.69 23,541 14,418 1,580,655 Weider Publications

73 80Teen PeopleNew York110,650 8.876,694 1,048.89 17,258 16,698 1,639,107 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

74 93YMNew York109,982 23.367,708 764.30 29,566 12,708 2,206,078 Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing

75 74Consumer ReportsYonkers, N.Y.105,813 -4.30 0 101,565 4,248 3,989,090 Consumers Union of U.S.

76 89Cooking LightBirmingham, Ala.101,146 10.264,506 1,198.16 26,648 9,992 1,562,339 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.

77 77Travel WeeklySecaucus, N.J.100,320 -3.899,129 3,591.00 1,191 0 45,789 Boston Ventures, Northstar Travel Media

78 72House BeautifulNew York100,280 -9.681,074 978.48 14,883 4,323 865,352 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

79 84EbonyChicago99,072 4.057,437 1,042.99 34,197 7,438 1,779,810 Johnson Publishing Co.

80 83Popular PhotographyNew York96,896 1.186,756 1,985.74 8,218 1,922 452,297 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

81 82Country HomeDes Moines96,679 0.970,707 733.91 17,062 8,910 1,001,611 Meredith Corp.

82 67Barron’sNew York94,514 -18.050,290 1,787.01 27,635 16,589 280,017 Dow Jones & Co., Magazine Group

83 46eWeekNew York93,678 -36.993,294 1,958.00 384 0 1,971 Ziff Davis Media

84 81Conde Nast TravelerNew York93,371 -3.676,967 1,410.54 14,852 1,552 772,476 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

85 91Town & CountryNew York91,357 0.279,493 1,587.18 8,958 2,906 433,771 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

86 50InfoWorldSan Mateo, Calif.90,587 -34.990,587 2,098.96 0 0 0 International Data Group

87 55EE TimesManhasset, N.Y.90,024 -32.290,024 4,654.80 0 0 0 United Business Media, CMP Media

88 99Food & WineNew York89,623 3.657,131 1,216.02 28,837 3,655 978,277 American Express Publishing Corp.

89 97New YorkNew York88,758 1.067,628 2,764.18 17,439 3,691 439,896 Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group

90 103EssenceNew York87,590 3.063,795 1,208.35 16,876 6,919 1,053,484 Essence Communications

91 95Road & TrackNew York86,072 -2.765,011 1,140.70 14,082 6,979 787,579 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

92 107HealthNew York85,959 10.856,545 900.94 25,703 3,711 1,411,174 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.

93 51IncNew York85,060 -38.871,789 969.28 12,445 826 665,428 Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing

94 112AllureNew York83,564 11.363,455 1,156.57 9,929 10,180 945,631 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

95 116VibeNew York83,393 15.669,070 1,194.61 7,668 6,655 800,114 Miller Publishing Group, Vibe/Spin Ventures

96 105GourmetNew York82,807 0.561,331 1,251.51 16,649 4,827 947,399 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

97 96Taste of HomeGreendale, Wis.82,684 -6.50 0 79,036 3,648 4,548,158 Reader’s Digest Association, Reiman Publications

98 106Muscle & FitnessWoodland Hills, Calif.80,211 3.456,568 1,682.93 7,585 16,058 440,298 Weider Publications

99 94Popular MechanicsNew York78,350 -11.749,903 692.64 20,342 8,105 1,211,630 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

100 90HomeNew York76,432 -16.351,818 760.16 22,269 2,345 1,006,306 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

101 119fitnessNew York76,237 9.047,628 686.09 16,739 11,870 1,168,622 Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing

102 88Field & StreamNew York75,438 -17.947,779 512.03 26,104 1,555 1,670,118 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media

103 121American BabyNew York75,283 9.272,364 587.03 2,919 0 208,925 Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group

104 108FamilyFunNew York74,560 -3.553,088 628.96 20,254 1,218 1,389,699 Walt Disney Co., Buena Vista Magazines

105 124Sporting News, TheSt. Louis74,460 10.021,351 635.18 50,493 2,616 629,937 Vulcan Ventures

106 117EsquireNew York73,808 2.461,701 959.28 9,243 2,864 659,386 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

107 101PenthouseNew York73,574 -13.724,459 520.11 11,393 37,722 641,115 General Media

108 115Kiplinger’s Personal Finance MagazineWashington71,710 -2.041,802 664.69 28,498 1,410 1,223,486 Kiplinger Washington Editors

109 111GlobeBoca Raton, Fla.71,510 -5.48,220 383.00 2,348 60,942 667,081 American Media

110 102SmartMoneyNew York70,605 -17.150,414 865.22 17,834 2,357 809,685 Hearst Corp./Dow Jones

111 172StuffNew York70,468 68.637,435 657.94 9,013 24,020 1,103,745 Dennis Publishing

112 100CRNManhasset, N.Y.68,702 -20.568,702 3,106.63 0 0 0 United Business Media, CMP Media

113 125Men’s JournalNew York68,669 2.056,450 994.23 8,329 3,890 638,462 Wenner Media

114 132House & GardenNew York67,690 10.450,222 1,090.52 13,820 3,648 768,985 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

115 87Fast CompanyNew York67,438 -27.649,459 987.08 16,276 1,703 708,251 Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing

116 85Computer ShopperNew York67,396 -29.252,383 1,799.94 9,898 5,115 503,221 CNET Networks

117 131JetChicago66,957 7.626,179 999.90 30,178 10,600 930,058 Johnson Publishing Co.

118 123First For WomenNew York66,638 -1.621,401 562.00 4,828 40,409 1,369,867 Bauer Publishing Co.

119 120Traditional HomeDes Moines66,277 -4.946,237 650.73 12,665 7,375 823,999 Meredith Corp.

120 110Automobile MagazineNew York66,072 -13.451,472 733.54 11,244 3,356 634,006 Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group

121 78Red HerringSan Francisco65,460 -36.745,618 1,193.74 18,694 1,148 333,810 Red Herring Communications

122 126Highlights for ChildrenColumbus, Ohio65,208 0.00 0 65,208 0 2,200,000 Highlights for Children

123 92WiredSan Francisco64,763 -28.942,697 1,264.57 17,559 4,507 515,383 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

124 118OutsideSanta Fe, N.M.64,011 -9.650,793 877.37 10,581 2,637 643,454 Mariah Media

125 157This Old HouseNew York62,887 31.839,676 857.58 19,684 3,527 1,075,058 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media

126 109NetworkWorldSouthborough, Mass.61,216 -19.961,213 1,880.16 3 0 26 International Data Group

127 114EntrepreneurIrvine, Calif.61,088 -16.648,694 1,388.49 10,453 1,941 563,534 Entrepreneur Media

128 122Popular ScienceNew York60,778 -11.130,257 428.22 25,707 4,814 1,567,079 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media

129 127Elle DecorNew York59,873 -4.846,286 1,063.96 9,956 3,631 458,209 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

130 136Quick CookingGreendale, Wis.58,055 2.50 0 54,746 3,309 3,183,038 Reader’s Digest Association, Reiman Publications

131 130Family HandymanNew York58,043 -7.134,584 561.92 21,205 2,254 1,137,203 Reader’s Digest Association, RD Publications

132 139ScienceWashington57,854 3.437,501 4,057.77 20,353 0 146,742 American Assn. for the Advancement of Science

133 148Bridal GuideNew York56,748 9.150,886 2,396.34 542 5,320 206,303 RFP LLC

134 152ChildNew York55,451 9.242,832 671.32 11,926 693 939,310 Bertelsmann, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing

135 135Cable GuideNew York54,232 -4.96,802 146.91 47,430 0 1,900,997 Gemstar-TV Guide Intl

136 151Midwest LivingDes Moines53,547 5.236,758 649.44 14,609 2,180 823,525 Meredith Corp.

137 144Metropolitan HomeNew York53,499 -3.040,978 688.55 9,665 2,856 605,216 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

138 143Chronicle of Higher Education, TheWashington53,116 -3.946,213 4,784.00 6,903 0 92,040 Chronicle of Higher Education, The

139 133Mutual Funds MagazineNew York52,622 -10.834,635 515.62 17,182 805 884,136 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

140 146TravelhostDallas52,148 -3.952,148 1,417.88 0 0 0 Travelhost

141 142Sound & VisionNew York51,989 -6.040,511 733.06 10,010 1,468 453,901 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

142 113CIOFramingham, Mass.50,711 -31.450,241 2,077.12 470 0 5,000 International Data Group, CXO Media Inc.

143 140Hot RodLos Angeles50,432 -9.535,141 848.80 10,480 4,811 682,713 Primedia, Enthusiast Group

144 86ComputerworldFramingham, Mass.49,788 -47.048,347 1,598.71 1,441 0 30,029 International Data Group, Computerworld Inc.

145 156Source, TheNew York49,697 3.634,620 1,517.95 1,998 13,079 464,644 Source Publications

146 155DeparturesNew York49,605 -1.149,605 1,024.53 0 0 18 American Express Publishing Corp.

147 138SpinNew York48,758 -13.340,286 963.10 5,471 3,001 541,506 Miller Publishing Group, Vibe/Spin Ventures

148 176Travel HolidayNew York48,718 19.136,814 822.48 11,723 181 659,505 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

149 160Black EnterpriseNew York48,289 2.638,455 1,133.71 8,601 1,233 426,691 Earl G. Graves Publishing Co.

150 170BabyTalkNew York48,242 13.448,242 439.59 0 0 0 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Parenting Group

151 153New England Journal of MedicineWaltham, Mass.48,101 -4.627,869 4,863.30 20,232 0 189,080 Massachusetts Medical Society

152 129EBN Electronic Buyers’ NewsIrvine, Calif.48,093 -23.248,093 2,800.08 0 0 0 United Business Media, CMP Media

153 167JaneNew York48,028 7.634,402 901.09 9,691 3,935 619,166 Advance Publications, Fairchild Publications

154 141Working MotherNew York47,934 -13.837,113 584.10 10,751 70 831,300 Working Mother Media

155 173Men’s FitnessWoodland Hills, Calif.47,556 14.031,863 742.13 10,622 5,071 589,407 Weider Publications

156 150VictoriaNew York47,472 -7.823,454 395.61 17,276 6,742 976,795 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

157 203CosmoGirlNew York47,324 37.929,089 571.59 6,867 11,368 838,964 Hearst Corp., Magazine Division

158 147Nation’s Restaurant NewsNew York47,011 -12.543,767 2,751.52 3,244 0 81,202 Lebhar-Friedman Publications

159 194Harvard Business ReviewNew York46,951 31.417,612 587.00 25,241 4,098 238,081 Harvard Bus. School Publishing Corp.

160 274FHMNew York46,849 115.526,182 555.72 6,634 14,033 844,127 Emap, Emap Metro

161 181Sports Illustrated For KidsNew York46,462 19.120,959 375.43 24,606 897 844,652 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

162 158BoatingNew York46,457 -2.640,127 1,409.56 4,882 1,448 201,171 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

163 134DiscoverNew York46,248 -19.312,669 319.73 27,821 5,758 1,025,059 Walt Disney Co., Buena Vista Magazines

164 334Real SimpleNew York45,749 192.224,300 523.59 11,693 9,756 864,891 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

165 175GuidepostsCarmel, N.Y.45,403 10.95,378 98.50 40,025 0 3,361,300 Guideposts

166 178Cycle WorldNewport Beach, Calif.45,262 12.535,748 1,146.70 5,251 4,263 328,351 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

167 137EDNNewton, Mass.44,169 -21.644,169 2,959.71 0 0 0 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

168 164Tennis MagazineNew York43,368 -5.030,277 529.69 12,523 568 709,979 Miller Publishing Group, Miller Sports Group

169 104Advertising AgeNew York42,596 -49.434,329 1,367.89 8,072 195 68,907 Crain Communications

170 149HemispheresGreensboro, N.C.42,346 -18.442,346 990.70 0 0 0 Pace Communications

171 163Fortune Small BusinessNew York42,248 -8.542,248 545.93 0 0 0 AOL Time Warner/American Express Publishing

172 169Meetings & ConventionsSecaucus, N.J.41,953 -2.741,953 1,577.10 0 0 0 Boston Ventures, Northstar Travel Media

173 154WorthNew York40,815 -19.031,154 586.30 8,700 961 507,691 Worth Media

174 145Outdoor LifeNew York40,166 -26.423,067 356.97 15,889 1,210 1,357,705 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media

175 193Official U.S. Playstation MagazineSan Francisco39,454 9.813,608 761.41 8,938 16,908 335,589 Ziff Davis Media

176 165Automotive NewsDetroit39,279 -13.930,879 1,883.82 8,331 69 80,439 Crain Communications, Crain Automotive Group

177 171Scientific AmericanNew York39,011 -7.911,416 238.66 18,950 8,645 687,437 Scientific American Inc.

178 184NickelodeonNew York39,006 0.919,089 373.50 16,598 3,319 925,974 Viacom International

179 236MoreDes Moines38,855 45.227,501 639.61 9,503 1,851 632,520 Meredith Corp.

180 192SkiBoulder, Colo.38,429 6.031,585 816.99 5,931 913 454,064 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media

181 371LuckyNew York38,200 0.023,955 733.46 7,569 6,676 693,176 Advance Publications, Conde Nast

182 201Interior DesignNew York37,565 8.334,581 2,540.37 2,984 0 55,303 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

183 162Sky (Delta Air Lines)Greensboro, N.C.37,502 -19.937,502 913.47 0 0 0 Pace Communications

184 209Power & MotoryachtNew York37,492 14.936,395 2,564.83 758 339 35,243 Primedia, Enthusiast Group

185 177GameProOakland, Calif.37,484 -7.217,524 1,010.00 9,093 10,867 515,613 International Data Group, IDG Games Media Group

186 174JAMAChicago37,450 -9.127,201 3,367.00 10,249 0 248,001 American Medical Association

187 182Furniture TodayGreensboro, N.C.37,282 -4.135,031 2,447.47 2,251 0 15,008 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

188 368My GenerationWashington37,273 0.028,876 207.76 8,322 75 3,472,614 AARP

189 168Successful MeetingsNew York36,612 -15.536,612 1,648.94 0 0 0 VNU, Bill Communications

190 179PremiereNew York35,906 -10.120,676 418.20 11,703 3,527 617,389 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

191 195Birds & BloomsGreendale, Wis.35,829 0.50 0 35,110 719 1,982,742 Reader’s Digest Association, Reiman Publications

192 197Aviation Week & Space TechnologyNew York35,712 0.826,085 1,629.91 9,627 0 104,636 McGraw-Hill Cos.

193 161Electronic DesignHasbrouck Heights, N.J.35,364 -24.535,364 2,183.92 0 0 0 Penton Media

194 240T & L GolfNew York35,302 34.224,919 597.48 10,048 335 384,537 American Express Publishing Corp.

195 212Wine SpectatorNew York35,018 10.518,848 950.00 12,873 3,297 332,439 M. Shanken Communications

196 185National Geographic TravelerWashington34,649 -8.720,805 436.00 12,075 1,769 717,380 National Geographic Society

197 187AutoWeekDetroit34,599 -7.423,320 1,336.37 11,279 0 352,457 Crain Communications

198 198WoodDes Moines34,229 -2.418,129 371.16 12,887 3,213 537,296 Meredith Corp.

199 188Chemical & Engineering NewsWayne, Pa.34,080 -7.724,240 1,980.00 9,840 0 129,990 American Chemical Society, Centcom

200 202Electronic Gaming MonthlySan Francisco33,745 -2.417,233 1,074.58 9,108 7,404 488,399 Ziff Davis Media

201 189Disney AdventuresNew York33,645 -8.615,016 290.11 14,677 3,952 1,093,647 Walt Disney Co., Buena Vista Magazines

202 159National ExaminerBoca Raton, Fla.33,572 -28.74,663 377.30 899 28,010 303,000 American Media

203 213Soap Opera WeeklyNew York33,462 6.34,038 402.91 6,123 23,301 287,984 Primedia, Consumer Magazines Group

204 196Golf WorldTrumbull, Conn.33,270 -6.225,144 1,105.77 8,126 0 150,567 Advance Publishing, Golf Digest Cos.

205 190Runner’s WorldEmmaus, Pa.33,258 -9.219,212 402.40 10,940 3,106 520,684 Rodale

206 225Country WeeklyNashville, Tenn.33,244 15.710,582 809.36 5,343 17,319 401,191 American Media, CMMG

207 166American WayFort Worth, Texas33,206 -25.833,206 1,477.55 0 0 0 AMR Corp., Northstar Travel Media

208 186UpsideSan Francisco33,151 -12.232,952 1,495.38 112 87 7,069 Upside Media

209 180Design NewsNewton, Mass.32,973 -15.632,973 2,396.76 0 0 0 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

210 246DetailsNew York32,946 28.625,809 790.78 5,096 2,041 407,778 Advance Publications, Fairchild Publications

211 366American ProfileFranklin, Tenn.32,816 0.032,816 0 0 0 2,828,052 Publishing Group of America

212 191ENRNew York32,664 -10.626,749 2,083.39 5,915 0 76,820 McGraw-Hill Cos.

213 204Machine DesignCleveland32,225 -5.931,913 2,459.88 312 0 3,123 Penton Media

214 183PC GamerBrisbane, Calif.32,185 -17.012,755 883.29 9,227 10,203 361,856 Imagine Media

215 233BiographyNew York32,009 17.216,196 399.32 13,592 2,221 733,495 A&E Networks

216 232Atlantic MonthlyNew York30,857 11.919,887 465.97 9,291 1,679 504,336 Atlantic Monthly Group

217 205Successful FarmingDes Moines30,675 -9.624,043 769.87 6,632 0 442,143 Meredith Corp.

218 214Texas MonthlyAustin, Texas30,638 -2.624,339 1,597.42 4,868 1,431 300,663 Emmis Communications

219 216SkiingBoulder, Colo.30,595 -1.424,664 709.24 5,249 682 400,929 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media

220 215Southern AccentsBirmingham, Ala.30,572 -1.618,611 714.29 9,122 2,839 411,825 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.

221 220American RiflemanFairfax, Va.30,458 1.16,333 360.67 24,125 0 1,608,302 National Rifle Assn. of America

222 207BassmasterMontgomery, Ala.30,445 -9.819,976 570.62 10,355 114 552,239 Walt Disney Co., ESPN/B.A.S.S. Inc.

223 200SN-Supermarket NewsNew York30,263 -13.623,405 1,431.39 6,858 0 39,191 Advance Publications, Fairchild Publications

224 208ABA JournalChicago29,955 -10.07,605 405.72 22,350 0 297,997 American Bar Association

225 221NatureNew York29,753 -0.224,043 3,515.00 4,990 720 32,823 Nature Publishing Group, Nature Publishing Co.

226 222Architectural RecordNew York29,736 1.423,303 1,533.29 6,070 363 107,196 McGraw-Hill Cos.

227 128AdweekNew York29,011 -53.724,571 1,442.00 4,290 150 29,618 VNU, BPI Communications

228 226Petersen’s 4-Wheel & Off RoadLos Angeles28,762 0.717,815 1,065.51 5,665 5,282 425,034 Primedia, Enthusiast Group

229 372Business 2.0San Francisco28,486 0.015,621 787.51 10,137 2,728 530,909 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

230 218FlyingGreenwich, Conn.28,422 -6.119,772 864.73 7,077 1,573 305,050 Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S.

231 234BillboardNew York28,103 3.418,438 1,972.00 9,665 0 32,323 VNU, BPI Communications

232 262Coastal LivingBirmingham, Ala.28,030 22.218,725 673.26 7,112 2,193 487,671 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.

233 223Country WomanGreendale, Wis.27,655 -5.70 0.00 26,485 1,170 1,538,024 Reader’s Digest Association, Reiman Publications

234 229Boys’ LifeIrving, Texas26,575 -5.74,528 155.35 22,047 0 1,224,829 Boy Scouts of America

235 280Transworld SkateboardingOceanside, Calif.26,179 27.421,252 2,545.17 1,097 3,830 135,000 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media

236 210NFL InsiderNew York26,070 -18.59,527 154.12 14,002 2,541 1,094,581 Primedia, Enthusiast Group

237 263People en EspanolNew York26,015 13.619,431 691.37 3,442 3,142 356,152 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc.

238 242Journal of AccountancyNew York25,957 -0.911,254 645.74 14,703 0 377,588 American Institute of CPAs

239 227Windows 2000 MagazineLoveland, Colo.25,354 -10.519,171 1,239.57 4,666 1,517 108,416 Penton Technology Media

240 267VerandaAtlanta25,041 10.614,217 739.18 5,742 5,082 393,270 Hearst Corp.

241 282Video BusinessLos Angeles24,959 22.324,959 1,404.87 0 0 0 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

242 247BackpackerEmmaus, Pa.24,473 -3.916,136 573.21 6,411 1,926 291,089 Rodale

243 243Cigar AficionadoNew York24,282 -6.918,534 950.00 4,063 1,685 260,402 M. Shanken Communications

244 199TelephonyChicago24,267 -30.823,617 2,432.40 650 0 5,754 Primedia, Business Magazines & Media

245 302FlexWoodland Hills, Calif.24,036 30.715,771 2,009.98 1,857 6,408 142,253 Weider Publications

246 249Variety (weekly)Los Angeles24,029 -3.516,192 1,350.37 6,609 1,228 34,303 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

247 265Cruising WorldNewport, R.I.23,912 5.118,959 1,332.07 4,033 920 159,536 World Publications

248 257American HunterFairfax, Va.23,840 2.35,785 408.91 18,055 0 1,203,693 National Rifle Assn. of America

249 219Crain’s Chicago BusinessChicago23,710 -21.419,500 1,524.00 3,950 260 46,025 Crain Communications

250 245Broadcasting & CableNew York23,540 -8.518,457 1,711.38 5,042 41 33,842 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

251 255Petersen’s PhotographicLos Angeles23,520 0.118,171 1,087.74 4,202 1,147 202,833 Primedia, Enthusiast Group

252 276Golf for WomenNew York23,336 8.816,710 425.90 6,089 537 381,444 Advance Publications, Golf Digest Cos.

253 251USAirways Attache MagazineGreensboro, N.C.23,291 -5.923,291 746.06 0 0 0 Pace Communications

254 237Progressive FarmerBirmingham, Ala.23,149 -13.319,892 978.59 3,257 0 272,519 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Southern Progress Corp.

255 259EasyridersAgoura Hills, Calif.23,133 0.48,632 555.53 4,186 10,315 227,742 Paisano Publications

256 231Crain’s New York BusinessNew York22,947 -16.818,600 1,143.00 4,160 187 43,297 Crain Communications

257 253YachtingNew York22,913 -3.219,833 2,183.99 2,442 638 132,846 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media

258 338ChicagoChicago22,406 47.318,189 1,249.22 3,210 1,007 182,331 Tribune Co., Chicago Magazine

259 238Computer Gaming WorldSan Francisco22,287 -16.311,699 779.14 4,921 5,667 300,727 Ziff Davis Media

260 266Video StoreSanta Ana, Calif.22,206 -2.222,203 1,042.27 3 0 36 Advanstar Communications

261 258CountryGreendale, Wis.21,958 -5.30 0 21,603 355 1,216,327 Reader’s Digest Association, Reiman Publications

262 260Fine HomebuildingNewtown, Conn.21,882 -4.911,075 626.92 7,103 3,704 297,745 Taunton Press

263 241YankeeDublin, N.H.21,872 -16.79,461 509.60 11,449 962 509,211 Yankee Publishing

264 271Publisher’s WeeklyNew York21,461 -2.315,030 2,300.00 6,431 0 32,315 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

265 256Restaurants & InstitutionsOak Brook, Ill.21,450 -8.121,450 1,534.68 0 0 0 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

266 301American Medical NewsChicago21,378 14.518,309 2,488.20 3,069 0 118,637 American Medical Association

267 272North American HunterMinnetonka, Minn.21,361 -2.59,142 528.00 12,219 0 678,858 North American Media Group Inc.

268 235Federal Computer WeekFalls Church, Va.21,223 -21.921,223 1,026.66 0 0 0 International Data Group, FCW Gov’t Tech. Group

269 248Guns & AmmoLos Angeles20,982 -16.78,896 400.80 9,076 3,010 568,755 Primedia, Enthusiast Group

270 309Transworld SnowboardingOceanside, Calif.20,908 16.317,148 1,402.08 981 2,779 115,078 AOL Time Warner, Time Inc./Time4 Media

271 270New Equipment DigestCleveland20,790 -5.520,790 909.98 0 0 0 Penton Media

272 211Weekly World NewsBoca Raton, Fla.20,763 -34.82,849 374.90 799 17,115 227,000 American Media

273 224Chemical WeekNew York20,631 -28.518,125 1,259.17 2,506 0 16,818 Chemical Week Associates

274 269Four WheelerLos Angeles20,614 -7.911,680 910.02 4,314 4,620 312,512 Primedia, Enthusiast Group

275 336GearNew York20,543 33.911,478 382.79 7,717 1,348 517,008 Guccione Media

276 268Pensions & InvestmentsNew York20,529 -8.718,298 740.93 2,229 2 10,881 Crain Communications

277 252MacworldSan Francisco20,419 -14.45,032 505.11 11,479 3,908 369,010 International Data Group, Mac Publishing LLC

278 278BuilderWashington20,379 -3.619,537 2,070.00 842 0 92,754 Hanley-Wood LLC, Builder Group

279 239RB Restaurant BusinessNew York20,364 -22.920,364 1,690.00 0 0 0 VNU, VNU Business Media

280 206CFOBoston20,304 -40.220,244 675.66 60 0 1,208 CFO Publishing Corp.

281 244American Family PhysicianLeawood, Kan.20,145 -22.719,352 2,369.70 793 0 8,344 American Academy of Family Physician

282 304Los Angeles Times Magazine*Los Angeles20,117 10.020,117 600.51 0 0 1,369,000 Tribune Co., Los Angeles Times

283 297SaveurNew York20,017 6.17,822 270.77 9,619 2,576 385,579 World Publications

284 228Multichannel NewsNew York20,011 -29.219,039 1,728.08 972 0 8,165 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

285 217PurchasingNewton, Mass.19,910 -35.219,910 1,321.66 0 0 0 Reed Elsevier, Reed Business Information

286 314Laser Focus WorldNashua, N.H.19,879 11.819,879 2,113.79 0 0 0 PennWell Corp.

287 292HANDYMinnetonka, Minn.19,777 2.35,291 219.73 14,486 0 804,753 North American Media Group

288 230Medical EconomicsMontvale, N.J.19,635 -29.418,709 2,022.50 926 0 8,491 Thomson Corp., Medical Economics Co.

289 287ReminisceGreendale, Wis.19,572 -0.40 0 19,366 206 1,085,682 Reader’s Digest Association, Reiman Publications

290 311Pillsbury Classic CookbooksMinneapolis19,311 8.10 0 2,932 16,379 493,500 General Mills

291 319Skin DiverLos Angeles19,274 9.917,259 704.08 1,655 360 90,515 Primedia, Enthusiast Group

292 308Nursing 2002Springhouse, Pa.19,264 6.86,217 0 13,047 0 310,650 Wolters Kluwer, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

293 277Hemmings Motor NewsBennington, Vt.19,246 -9.311,272 7,500.00 5,429 2,545 223,160 Advance Publications, Hemmings Publishing

294 283American Legion MagazineIndianapolis19,122 -5.811,248 310.00 7,874 0 2,624,754 American Legion

295 337Farm JournalPhiladelphia19,081 24.817,024 599.61 2,057 0 114,299 Farm Journal Media

296 317Southwest Airlines SpiritFort Worth. Texas18,780 6.218,780 1,021.03 0 0 0 AMR Corp., American Airlines Publishing

297 303Dr. Dobb’s JournalSan Mateo, Calif.18,776 2.215,359 976.01 2,617 800 100,794 United Business Media, CMP Media

298 300Chicago Tribune Magazine*Chicago18,674 0.018,674 1,035.00 0 0 1,003,613 Tribune Co., Chicago Tribune

299 307IslandsSanta Barbara, Calif.18,562 2.412,510 730.00 5,019 1,033 235,206 Islands Media

300 261Institutional InvestorNew York18,295 -20.316,009 550.30 2,286 0 10,724 Euromoney Institutional Investor

Notes: Dollars in thousands. Gross revenue are AA estimates. Methodology and sources: Ad revenue and/or page counts from Publishers Information Bureau via Taylor Nelson Sofres’ CMR, VNU’s Perq/HCI, and AA’s Consumer Linage reports. Circulation revenue calculated by multiplying paid subscriptions by subscription price, and newsstand sales by frequency and single-copy price. Circulation sources: Audit Bureau of Circulations, BPA International and Standard Rate & Data Service. All data sent to publishers for verification. Some figures were changed by publishers. *Paid circulation is the Sunday newspaper circulation.
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