Revenue in the eBooks segment is projected to reach US$5.21bn in 2022.
Revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2022-2027) of 0.82%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$5.43bn by 2027.
In the eBooks segment, the number of readers is expected to amount to 74.0m users by 2027.
User penetration will be 20.3% in 2022 and is expected to hit 21.5% by 2027.
The average revenue per user (ARPU) is expected to amount to US$76.82.
In global comparison, most revenue will be generated in the United States (US$5,210.00m in 2022).
In the year 2021 a share of 44.7% of users is in the high income group.
In the year 2021 a share of 54.5% of users is male.
An eBook is the digital or electronic version of a book and can be read on various devices such as specific eReaders (e.g. Kindle) as well as on tablets, smartphones or computers. eBooks include fiction, non-fiction and textbooks/academic literature. Paid downloads are offered in online stores such as Amazon or iTunes and also in selected brick-and-mortar bookstores or via online self-publishing platforms. Open access literature is not included.
Paid downloads of digital or electronic versions of a book
Any digital versions in addition to a physical books