"The Blog Search Engine held a survey on blogging which was concluded on December 1, 2003. The 610 survey respondents were made up mainly of blog owners who have submitted their blog to the Blog Search Engine (over 2,800 blogs submitted) and other blog owners contacted through different channels. Here are the results of the survey."
I like one of the questions:
9. Where do you find the info or news that you blog about (please check all that apply)? Sites that I check regularly 68.5% Other blogs 58.9% Friends 54.3% News Sites and Online News Papers 47.7% Google News 33.8% Online Forums 25.6% Email News Alerts 22.8% Weird News Sites 20.8% Yahoo News 19% RSS News Aggregators 17.5% Moreover News 5.1% MSN Newsbot 0.7% Other 20.8% Other included newspaper, TV, magazine, life experiences, and cosmic rays from outerspace. Read More . . .