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Table 1 Number and per cent of news stories per year concerning cycling by city and newspaper, 1998-2008

From: Representations of cycling in metropolitan newspapers - changes over time and differences between Sydney and Melbourne, Australia

  Sydney Melbourne  
  Daily Telegraph SMH* All Herald Sun The Age All Total
  N % N % N % N % N % N %  
1998-99 45 42.5 12 11.3 57 53.8 36 34.0 13 12.3 49 46.2 106
2003 19 37.3 7 13.7 26 51.0 15 29.4 10 19.6 25 49.0 51
2007-08 40 23.7 26 15.4 66 39.1 56 33.1 47 27.8 103 61.0 169
Total 104 31.9 45 13.8 149 45.7 107 32.8 70 21.5 177 54.3 326
  1. *Sydney Morning Herald