Visualized: Presidential Press Conferences

Which president has held the most and least average press conferences per year?

The graphic below depicts the average press conferences per year by president. Franklin D. Roosevelt had the most at more than 12 press conferences annually. Joseph R. Biden has had the least at just 2 press conferences per year.

Gerhard Peters. “Presidential News Conferences.” The American Presidency Project. Ed. John T. Woolley and Gerhard Peters. Santa Barbara, CA: University of California.