By the Numbers: Vol 3

We had a day this week that made it to double digits!  How tragic that we’re celebrating that… This week’s analysis of the mainstream media coverage didn’t change too much from what we’ve seen unfortunately. Numbers were insignificantly higher on the weekend with a 1% bump on Saturday and Sunday and Friday April 24 saw …

By the Numbers: Vol 2

Last week we announced our partnership with Swinburne University of Technology’s Sport Innovation Research Group where we would spend a whole month collecting daily data of mainstream media coverage of women’s sport. Last week, the numbers were not great. We only saw one day reach over 10% of coverage, Sunday April 6. To put this …

By the numbers

In our second newsletter, we started to publish what would become a regular feature for us: statistics on the coverage of women’s sports by mainstream media. In Siren #02 we revealed that for Sunday, January 26 only 11.86% of sports coverage was dedicated to women’s sport. If we removed stories about Ash Barty, who of …