NYT Statistics

High level stats for 7,942 articles captured from the New York Times since February 13, 2021.

Headlines per article

The distribution of headlines per article. (Only includes articles that have appeared on the front page.)

Ranked articles

The percentage of articles that end up on the most-viewed, most-shared, or most-emailed lists, by number of headlines. (Truncated at four headlines to exclude sparse data.)

Hours on front page

Visualizing how long articles spend on front page. (Only includes articles that have appeared on the front page. Truncated at 48 hours for readability.)

Front page time, by section

The front page time allotted to each section.

Front page time, by tag

The front page time allotted to each tag (only top 20 tags shown).

Front page time, by tone

The front page time allotted to each tone.

Views by tone

Views by section

Front page time vs. views, by section