Top 10 Canadian Newspapers

List of the top 10 Canadian newspapers by circulation.
Updated July 2021

Top 10 Canadian Newspapers In English

1. The Globe and Mail

Publisher: The Globe and Mail
In print for 170 years, The Globe and Mail delivers lively and authoritative coverage of national, international, business, technology, arts, entertainment and lifestyle news.

2. The Toronto Star

Publisher: Torstar
Toronto Star is Canada’s largest daily print newspaper, with the largest readership in the country. It is published seven days a week in the Greater Toronto Area.

3. National Post

Publisher: Postmedia Network
Built on the strength and tradition of The Financial Post, National Post continues to provide readers with comprehensive reporting from across the country and around the world, all with a distinctly Canadian voice.

4. Toronto Sun

The Toronto Sun is an English-language tabloid newspaper published daily in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

5. Financial Post


Read latest breaking news, updates, and headlines. Financial Post offers information on latest national and international events & more.

6. Vancouver Sun

The Vancouver Sun is a daily newspaper first published in British Columbia on 12 February 1912. The paper is currently published by the Pacific Newspaper Group, a division of Postmedia Network

7. Montreal Gazette

Publisher: Postmedia Network
Founded in 1778, The Gazette is Quebec’s oldest daily newspaper and Canada’s oldest daily newspaper still in publication.

8. Calgary Herald

Publisher: Postmedia Network
The Calgary Herald is a daily newspaper published in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Publication began in 1883 as The Calgary Herald, Mining and Ranche Advocate and General Advertiser

9. Hamilton Spectator

Publisher: Metroland Media Group
The Hamilton Spectator, founded in 1846, is a newspaper published every day but Sunday in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

10. Georgia Straight

TThe Georgia Straight is a free Canadian weekly news and entertainment newspaper published in a large ‘tabloid’ format in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Top 10 Canadian Newspapers In French

1. La Presse

Publisher: Power Corp
La Presse is a French-language online-only newspaper published in Quebec.

2. Le Journal de Montreal

Publisher: Quebecor
Le Journal de Montréal is a daily tabloid newspaper published in Montreal. It is the largest-circulating newspaper in Quebec, and the highest-circulating French-language daily newspaper in North America.

3. Le Journal de Québec

Publisher: Quebecor
Le Journal de Québec is a French-language daily newspaper in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. The newspaper is printed in tabloid format and has the highest circulation for a Quebec City newspaper.

4. Le Devoir


Le Devoir is a French-language newspaper published in Montreal and distributed in Quebec and throughout Canada

5. Le Soleil

Publisher: Groupe Capitales Médias
Le Soleil is a French-language daily newspaper in Quebec City, Quebec. It was founded in 1896.

6. Le Droit


7 . Les Affaires

Publisher: Contex Group
Les Affaires is a French-language monthly newspaper publishing 14 issues per year. It was founded in 1928.

8. Journal Métro

Publisher: Metro Media
Métro (also called Métro Montréal or Journal Métro) is a French-language free daily newspaper published in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It was founded in 2001.

9. La Tribune

Publisher: Groupe Capitales Médias
La Tribune is a French Canadian daily newspaper published in Sherbrooke, Quebec. The paper was founded in 1910.

10. Le Nouvelliste

Le Nouvelliste is the Mauricie regional newspaper, based in Trois-Rivières, Quebec


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