Free & paid in Asia & Australia
In three countries in Asia (Hong Kong, Israel & Singapore) the market share of free newspapers (2009) is above 30%. In three more countries (Korea, Malaysia & Australia) the share is above 10%.
The other six countries with free newspapers have a share of less than 10%. (click for bigger version)
China (2.4 million), Korea (2.3 million) and Hong Kong (1.6 million) have the highest circulation of free newspapers.