Il Mattino

Il Mattino (meaning The Morning in English) is an Italian daily newspaper published in Naples, Italy.[1]

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Front page (National edition), 11 October 2008
TypeNational daily newspaper
Owner(s)Caltagirone Editore
EditorAlessandro Barbano
Founded1892; 128 years ago (1892)
Political alignmentCentre-left politics
HeadquartersNaples, Italy
Circulation79,573 (2008)
WebsiteIl Mattino

History and profileEdit

Il Mattino was first published on 16 March 1892[2][3] by the journalists Edoardo Scarfoglio and Matilde Serao. The paper is owned and published by Caltagirone Editore.[2][4]

The circulation of Il Mattino was 87,777 copies in 2004.[5] Based on the 2008 survey data from Accertamenti Diffusione Stampa, it was the most read daily newspaper in Campania, and according to Audipress, it was one of the most read papers in southern Italy with 975.000 readers in 2011.[6] In 2008 the paper had a circulation of 79,573 copies.[7]


  1. ^ Mark Gilbert; Robert K. Nilsson (19 September 2007). Historical Dictionary of Modern Italy. Scarecrow Press. p. 354. ISBN 978-0-8108-6428-3. Retrieved 25 November 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Group". Caltagirone Editore. Archived from the original on 10 August 2014. Retrieved 25 November 2014.
  3. ^ "Il Mattino". Prime Media. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  4. ^ Donatella della Porta; Manuela Caiani (2 June 2004). "The Transformation of Political Mobilisation and Communication in European Public Spheres" (Report). Europub. Retrieved 22 March 2015.
  5. ^ "European Publishing Monitor. Italy" (PDF). Turku School of Economics and KEA. Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 April 2015. Retrieved 5 April 2015.
  6. ^ "Audipress 2011". Archived from the original on 16 November 2013. Retrieved 16 May 2012.
  7. ^ Data for average newspaper circulation in 2008 Archived 22 July 2011 at the Wayback Machine Accertamenti Diffusione Stampa.

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