Advertising Age Data Center
TOP MAGAZINES BY CATEGORY
Ranked by ad pages in 2003
CONSUMER MAGAZINE CATEGORIES
RANKCATEGORY/TOP MAGAZINE BY AD PAGESAD PAGES% CHANGETOTAL REVENUEAD REVENUECIRCULATION REVENUEMAGAZINE COUNT
1Women's (49)41,300.117.5$5,874 $4,233 $1,641 37
InStyle 3,045.650.535629363
2Home service & home (24)20,565.890.92,9742,14383124
Better Homes & Gardens 2,116.8110.8836663173
3Newsweeklies (36A)19,836.260.15,4603,3882,0739
People3,705.310.21,235751484
4General editorial (22)17,299.832.63,8082,4371,37220
New York Times Magazine 3,363.201.52652650
5Business & finance (8)16,238.03-6.31,7391,35138810
Forbes 3,124.67-10.832726958
6Men's (30)14,524.521.91,7001,16853217
GQ1,612.86-8.015013119
7Sports (45)14,029.98-1.81,09582127414
Transworld Skateboarding 2,496.38-13.545405
8Brides, bridal (7)8,201.438.6416386303
Bridal Guide3,128.0535.1105987
9Automotive (3)8,092.690.76895491408
Road & Track1,225.693.012110120
10Boating & yachting (6)7,686.60-5.1207189185
Power & Motoryacht 2,248.07-2.553521
11Music (33)6,139.714.35063901166
Rolling Stone1,633.216.721517738
12Travel (46)6,041.2710.96414022396
Travel & Leisure 1,648.829.317012644
13Fashion, beauty & grooming (18B)5,775.20-1.5618524943
Vogue2,958.122.432928445
14Metropolitan/regional/state (30A)5,671.1016.5157129285
Texas Monthly1,815.1522.533258
15Parenthood (38B)4,943.5611.66165031135
Parents 1,571.958.521518035

Note: Dollars are in millions. Results include only magazines in the Top 300. All revenue is gross and considered Advertising Age estimates. *Magazines are categorized according to their primary SRDS classification, except titles focused on computers/Internet which have been combined by Ad Age. Magazines in this combined class are in SRDS business classes 32C and 20 and consumer class 10A.

BUSINESS MAGAZINE CATEGORIES
RANKCATEGORY/TOP MAGAZINE BY AD PAGESAD PAGES% CHANGETOTAL REVENUEAD REVENUECIRCULATION REVENUEMAGAZINE COUNT
1Computer/internet*26,152.700.0$1,164 $1,041 $123 17
CRN 2,675.3312.172720
2Electronic engineering (40)6,726.60-13.214114103
EE Times 3,045.03-13.178780
3Travel, retail (149B)5,616.03-21.514914902
Travel Agent 3,150.24-25.695950
4Business (20)4,902.68-4.63362111256
The Economist 2,142.50-7.21175562
5Product design engineering (120)4,048.000.7535302
Machine Design2,130.00-0.525250
6Restaurants & food service (127)4,004.512.7686532
Nation's Restaurant News 2,707.858.849463
7Electronic gaming (002)3,847.69-0.815062885
PC Gamer1,099.9617.4321616
8Travel, business conventions (149A)3,511.74-5.0959502
Meetings & Conventions1,875.75-8.755550
9Medical & surgical (006)3,422.001.5373161
JAMA 3,422.001.537316
10Educational (038)3,169.00-14.3403371
The Chronicle of Higher Education 3,169.00-14.340337

Note: Dollars are in millions. Results include only magazines in the Top 300. All revenue is gross and considered Advertising Age estimates. *Magazines are categorized according to their primary SRDS classification, except titles focused on computers/Internet which have been combined by Ad Age. Magazines in this combined class are in SRDS business classes 32C and 20 and consumer class 10A.