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AP by the numbers

A look at 2022 through AP stats and figures

The Associated Press advances the power of facts.

Revenue by business line

The AP network

235 locations worldwide

94 countries

Unrivaled 50-state footprint with a reporter in every U.S. statehouse

Four billion people see news from The Associated Press every day.

AP’s 2022 output

  • 400,000 stories
  • 1.2 million photos
  • 80,000 news and sports videos
  • Over 21,500 hours of live video across five channels

We produce the AP report in
English, Spanish and Arabic.

2022 US midterm elections

  • Tabulated 7,000 races
  • Declared winners in 4,771 contested races with 99.9% accuracy

Grants and partnerships

    • Over $17 million awarded in 2022 for climate, inclusive journalism, financial wellness, democracy, investigative and public health reporting
    • More than 60 grants totaling $41.5 million to date

From the archive

  • 3.65 million digitized text stories from 1985
  • 60 million editorial and creative images
  • More than 2 million global news and entertainment video stories from 1895 to present
  • Over 200 global image and video partners

Workflow Solutions

AP ENPS news production software used by over 65,000 news professionals in 750 newsrooms in 50 countries.

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AP’s joint venture with IMG provides an unrivaled blend of sports highlights and news to more than 400 media outlets worldwide.

  • Over 27,800 sports video stories per year
  • More than 76 videos per day
  • Reaching over 115 territories