Globe’s paid circulation up for first time since 2004
Sunday up 2.5%, daily 2.9%, including digital
The Boston Globe said Tuesday that its paid circulation has grown for the first time since September of 2004, based on numbers released by the an independent auditor of newspaper circulation. Average Sunday circulation was 365,512 for the six month period that ended in March, up 2.5 percent for the same period a year ago. Average daily circulation rose 2.9 percent. The numbers reflect both print circulation and digital subscriptions to the company’s new website, BostonGlobe.com, which was launched in mid-October.