The Top Ten: Top Daily Newspapers in the World

Updated August 5, 2020 | Infoplease Staff
The Top Ten  

Top Daily Newspapers in the World
(by 2016 circulation)

Rank Newspaper (Country) Circulation
1. Yomiuri Shimbun (Japan) 9,101,000
2. Asahi Shimbun (Japan) 6,622,000
3. USA Today (USA) 4,139,000
4. Dainik Bhaskar (India) 3,818,000
5. Dainik Jagran (India) 3,308,000
6. Mainichi Shimbun (Japan) 3,166,000
7. Reference News (China) 3,073,000
8. Amar Ujala (India) 2,836,000
9. The Times of India (India) 2,836,000
10. The Nikkei (Japan) 2,729,000
Source: © ASM Communications, Inc.

The biggest change in the rankings over the past few decades has been the rapid climb of Indian newspapers, which now take up four of the top ten spots (up from zero in 2000). 

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