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Market Overview: Just how big is the UK magazine media market?

All the magazine media stats you'll ever need in one handy download. The very best industry data is sourced from PAMCo, AA/WARC, ABC’s and NMR, and is updated quarterly.  

  • Magazines account for almost £800 million of ad spend
  • Top magazine advertisers include P&G, JD Williams, Chanel and L'Oreal
  • Magazine media total monthly reach is 66% or 35 million people
  • 21 million adults read magazines on a mobile device each month
  • According to PAMCo data 88% of readers think that reading magazines is time well spent and 80% trust what they read in magazines

*last updated March 2019

*Worth a read: IT’S OFFICIAL: MAGAZINES ARE UK’S MOST TRUSTED SOURCE OF NEWS (Business & Innovation Magazine)