Vinyl record buyers in the U.S. in 2018, by age group

The statistic shows the distribution of vinyl record buyers in the United States in 2018, sorted by age group. According to the source, just 12 percent of vinyl buyers in the U.S. were aged 55 or above, and 16 percent were aged between 18 and 24 years old.

Distribution of new vinyl record buyers in the United States in 2018, by age group

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Release date

May 2019


United States

Survey time period


Special properties

purchased at least one new vinyl album in the past year

Supplementary notes

Question: Of the types of music listed below, which are the three that you are most interested in? That is, you not only listen to them occasionally but you actually buy the music, pay to go to concerts, etc. (up to 3 answers possible)
The source does not specify the number of respondents or the date of the survey.

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