Arbitron Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

               Arbitron Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

PR Newswire

COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 14, 2012

COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) today
announced that its Board of Directors has approved the payment of a quarterly
cash dividend of $0.10 (ten cents) per common share ($0.40 per share on an
annualized basis). The dividend will be paid on or about January 2, 2013 to
shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 14, 2012.

As of October 31, 2012, there were approximately 26,163,300 shares
outstanding.

About Arbitron

Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) is an international media and marketing research
firm serving the media -- radio, television, cable, and out-of-home -- the
mobile industry, as well as advertising agencies and advertisers around the
world. Arbitron businesses include: measuring network and local market radio
audiences across the United States; surveying the retail, media, and product
patterns of U.S. consumers; providing mobile audience measurement and
analytics in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia; and developing
application software used for analyzing media audience and marketing
information data.

The Company has developed the Portable People Meter™ (PPM^®) and the PPM 360™,
new technologies for media and marketing research.

Portable People Meter™, PPM^®, and PPM 360™ are marks of Arbitron Inc.

SOURCE Arbitron Inc.

Website: http://www.arbitron.com
Contact: Investors: Thom Mocarsky, +1-410-312-8239,
thom.mocarsky@arbitron.com, or Press: Kim Myers, +1-410-312-8500,
kim.myers@arbitron.com, both of Arbitron Inc.