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DC Rebirth Diversity Overview

To qualify for inclusion on this list, a title must have a minority lead as the title character, or for ensemble books, the majority of its main cast members must be of that minority.

Female-led books:

Female-led books cancelled: Starfire, Black Canary, Catwoman
Female-led books added: Supergirl, Superwoman, Batgirl and the Birds of Prey
Female-led books ongoing: Batgirl, Wonder Woman, Gotham Academy, Harley Quinn, DC Bombshells (digital-first)

DCYou Total: 8    (15.4%)
Rebirth Total: 8   (24.2%)

PoC-led books:

PoC-led books cancelled: Dr. Fate, We Are Robin
PoC-led books added: Blue Beetle (Jaime Reyes and Ted Kord sharing the title)
PoC-led books ongoing: Cyborg, Gotham Academy

DCYou Total: 4       (7.6%)
Rebirth Total: 2.5    (7.5%)

LGBTQIA-led books:

LGBTQIA-led books cancelled: Midnighter, Catwoman, Secret Six
LGBTQIA-led books added:
LGBTQIA-led books ongoing: Constantine, Harley Quinn, DC Bombshells

DCYou Total: 6    (11.5%)
Rebirth Total: 3   (9.0%)

Total Generic DCYou titles: 37       (71.1%)
Total Generic Rebirth titles: 22.5     (68.1%)


If you have concerns, the most helpful thing you can do is send them to DC directly asking them to include more of x demographic.

List current as of: 3/29/2016
Updated to include new information concerning DC Bombshells and Aquaman