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AP BY THE NUMBERS
A look at 2020 through AP stats and figures
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245 locations worldwide
10 regional editing hubs
97 countries
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More than half the world’s population sees journalism from The Associated Press every day.
AP’s 2020 output
440,000 stories
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Awards and prizes
Overseas Press Club Awards
Joe and Laurie Dine Award for palm oil investigation
Roy Roman Award for accountability reporting in China
 
Emmy Awards
News and Documentary Award for reporting on detained migrant children
Engineering and Technology Award for ENPS newsroom software
 
Anthony Shadid Award for Journalism Ethics
For palm oil investigation
 
Royal Television Society Television Journalism Awards
Young Talent of the Year
 
Selden Ring Award for Investigative Reporting
For palm oil investigation
 
Pictures of the Year International
Variety of winners
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