Advertising market development

Finnish advertising market development by media groups for the years 2020 and 2019 are presented in the tables  below.

2020 January February March April May
June July August
Cumulative
Total -2.8% -0.7% -15.5% -42.8% -42.2%
-27.7% -20.1% -14.8%
-22.8%
Newspapers -8.6% -12.0% -31.9% -50.1% -46.1% -25.4% -21.0% -26.1% -29.5%
Freesheet -19.2% -15.6% -37.2% -53.7% -52.3% -38.7% -26.4% -31.0% -35.9%
Magazines -2.6% -8.8% -13.9% -18.2% -42.8% -28.7% -26.7% -26.9% -21.9%
TV -5.1% 2.2% -6.5% -39.6% -37.0% -22.8% -22.1% -0.4% -18.5%
Radio 4.6% -6.1% -22.3% -48.2% -47.2% -32.6% -19.1% -9.5% -25.6%
Online 0.2% 10.0% -1.3% -26.0% -26.0% -15.1% -5.9% -5.7% -10.3%
Movies -37.8% -10.4% -36.5% -97.6% -100.0% -88.9% -70.8% -39.1% -59.5%
Outdoor 13.2% 17.4% -10.3% -68.6% -72.6% -59.3% -45.7% -24.5% -35.2%

Latest press releases regarding the advertising market development

23 September 2020: Finnish advertising market declined by 15% in August 2020, Sanoma continued to outperform the market
28 August 2020: Finnish advertising market declined by 20% in July 2020, Sanoma continued to outperform the market
16 July 2020: Finnish advertising market declined by 28% in June 2020, Sanoma outperformed the market
18 June 2020: Finnish advertising market declined by 42% in May 2020, Sanoma outperformed the market
20 May 2020: Finnish advertising market declined by 43% in April 2020, Sanoma outperformed the market

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2019 Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Cumulative
Total 0.2% -4.4% -1.2% 12.8% 1.1% -0.2% 1.3% -2.0% -3.6% -3.9% -6.3% -5.7% -1.1%
Magazines -34% 0.3% -9.2% 1.8% -3.0% -3.4% -7.9% -11.0% -6.3% -8.1% -17.0% -8.4% -6.5%
Newspapers -9.2% -7.3% -7.2% 9.5% -6.2% -13.2% -16.3% -10.0% -12.7% -15.0% -7.1% -11.4% -8.5%
Freesheet -8.6% 2.3% 5.1% 17.1% -4.9% -10.9% 3.4% -11.1% -14.3% -1.7% -6.4% -16.8% -4.0%
TV 1.0% -12.0% -7.6% 6.5% -4.4% 1.3% 3.7% -8.2% -6.0% -5.0% -11.8% -8.0% -4.7%
Radio -2.9% 7.4% 13.1% 13.0% 11.2% 5.4% 6.5% 3.3% 7.6% -0.4% -3.3% 9.1% 6.1%
Outdoor 15.3% 11.4% 26.2% 68.3% 17.1% 21.2% 20.4% 37.6% 9.8% 12.5% 6.5% 0.5% 19.2%
Movies 24.3% 49.4% 10.7% 57.4% 63.7% -1.9% 109.2% -19.9% 7.6% -3.1% -21.6% 2.1 % 14.4%
Online 8.9% -4.5% 1.8% 9.1% 10.2% 6.1% 8.4% 6.4% 4.6% 3.0% 0.0% -0.3% 4.2%

Source: Kantar TNS