Washington Post Circulation Drops 37 Percent Since 2009, States DCRTV;
Rolling Stone: But newsstand sales are down. In 2006, newsstands sales averaged 135,446 an issue. In 2011, the newsstand average had dropped to 93,122. This year the print magazine newsstand average is 53,339, plus 18,656 digital copy sales, for a total of 71,995.
TheNation.com has also declined recently. And since 2008, the magazine has run an operating deficit of about $500,000 a year.