A $320 million industry
In 2011, the weekly newspaper industry generated nearly $320 780 million in advertising revenues, representing 12% of all ad placements in Québec by local and national advertisers.
Québec advertising revenues - 2011
Source: Guide annuel des médias 2013 (published by Infopresse)
The 30 Hebdos Québec member newspapers have a total weekly circulation of 977 000 copies spread across most every region in Québec, as the following table shows.
Number of newspapers and distribution of circulation by region - 2013