Nova Gente is a Portuguese language weekly celebrity and society magazine published in Queluz, Lisbon, Portugal.

Nova Gente
CategoriesCelebrity magazine
Society magazine
Circulation101,175 (September–October 2013)
Year founded1976; 46 years ago (1976)
Based inLisbon
WebsiteNova Gente

History and profileEdit

Nova Gente was established in 1976.[1][2] The magazine is the successor of Flama, another magazine.[3] Nova Gente is part of the Impala Group, which also owns Maria, a women's magazine.[4][5] The company also publishes Nova Gente on a weekly basis.[3][1][4] Its headquarters is in Queluz, Lisbon.[6]

The magazine is a tabloid publication[7] and offers society/celebrity-related content for adult women.[3]

Humberto Simões is one of the former editors-in-chief of Nova Gente.[8]


Nova Gente sold 185,000 copies between January and September 2000.[9] In 2003 the circulation of the magazine was about 200,000 copies.[6]

Its circulation was 144,000 copies in 2007, making it the best-selling magazine in its category in Portugal.[10] The weekly sold 127,728 copies in 2010 and 121,231 copies in 2011.[11] The circulation of the magazine was 112,753 copies in 2012.[11] Between September and October 2013 it was 101,175 copies.[4]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b Rui Alexandre Novais; Hugo Ferro (2013). "Media Stratups in a Creative Destructive Scenario" (PDF). II. International Conference on Communication, Media, Technology and Design. Retrieved 22 March 2014.
  2. ^ "Overview of the Sector". GMCS. 19 May 2014. Retrieved 22 March 2015.
  3. ^ a b c Ana Rita Conde Dias; Carla Machado; Miguel Gonçalves (November 2012). "From "Chastity As a Gift" to "Doing It As a Sign of Love"". SAGE Open. 2 (4). doi:10.1177/2158244012467341.
  4. ^ a b c "Portuguese Media". BPI Equity. 5 March 2014. Retrieved 22 March 2015.
  5. ^ "PR Landscapes. Portugal" (PDF). Global Alliance. February 2008. Retrieved 22 March 2015.
  6. ^ a b The Europa World Year: Kazakhstan - Zimbabwe. Taylor & Francis. 2004. p. 3488. ISBN 978-1-85743-255-8.
  7. ^ Lidia Marôpo; Ana Jorge (2014). "At the heart of celebrity: celebrities' children and their rights in the media". Communication & Society. 27 (4). doi:10.15581/ hdl:10171/37908.
  8. ^ Pedro Durães (15 November 2016). "Novo director". Meiose and Publicidade. Retrieved 3 March 2017.
  9. ^ Mary Kelly; Gianpietro Mazzoleni; Denis McQuail, eds. (2004). The Media in Europe: The Euromedia Handbook. SAGE Publications. p. 189. ISBN 978-0-7619-4131-6.
  10. ^ Anne Austin; et al. (2008). "Western Europe Market and Media Fact" (PDF). ZenithOptimedia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 February 2015. Retrieved 10 April 2015.
  11. ^ a b "Top 50 Magazines". IFABC. 30 April 2014. Retrieved 22 March 2015.

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