Revenue in the eBooks segment is projected to reach US$13.62bn in 2022.
Revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2022-2027) of 3.38%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$16.08bn by 2027.
In the eBooks segment, the number of readers is expected to amount to 1,123.2m users by 2027.
User penetration will be 12.3% in 2022 and is expected to hit 14.1% by 2027.
The average revenue per user (ARPU) is expected to amount to US$14.57.
In global comparison, most revenue will be generated in the United States (US$5,210.00m in 2022).
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