A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF MINORITY OWNED

COMMERCIAL BROADCAST STATIONS LICENSED

IN THE UNITED STATES IN 1992, 1993 & 1994

Industry
Totals
Minority
Totals
Black Hispanic Asian Native
American

1992

AM 4,969 3.6% 2.2% 1.3% 0% 0%
FM 4,723 2.1% 1.3% .5% .1% .1%
TV 1,142 2.9% 1.7% .6% .6% 0%
Total 10,834 2.8% 1.8% .9% .1% 0%

1993

AM 4,950 3.5% 2.2% 1.3% 0% 0%
FM 4,920 2.0% 1.4% .5% 0% .1%
TV 1,151 2.4% 1.7% .7% .1% 0%
Total 11,021 2.7% 1.8% .9% 0% 0%

1994

AM 4,929 3.7% 2.0% 1.5% 0% 0%
FM 5,044 2.2% 1.4% .7% .1% .1%
TV 1,155 2.7% 1.8% .8% .1% 0%
Total 11,128 2.9% 1.7% 1.1% 0% 0%

* Industry totals are based on information from the Federal Communications Commission, Office of Public Affairs: August 31,1992; August 31, 1993; and June 30, 1994.

All figures are rounded to the nearest tenth of a percent.

Minority Telecommunications Development Program, National Telecommunications and Information Administration