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Share of study-related book readers in French-speaking Belgium 2016-2018, by format

Are e-books replacing printed books when it comes to studying? For readers living in the French-speaking parts of Belgium, Wallonia and Brussels, this might be the case.

In 2018, when it came to reading a book for studying purposes, e-books were favored. As a matter of fact, nearly one out of two students chose an e-book over a printed book. Although this may be true, in 2018, only seven percent of French-speaking Belgians read e-books exclusively. It is therefore unlikely that the students should desert the libraries any time soon.

Share of the population reading books for studies in the French-speaking parts of Belgium from 2016 to 2018, by type of format

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Release date

June 2018

Region

Belgium

Survey time period

2016 to 2018

Number of respondents

849 respondents

Age group

15 years and older

Special properties

readers

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Durant l’année écoulée, avez-vous lu ou consulté au moins 1 livre (hors journaux et magazines), que ce soit pour vos loisirs, votre travail ou vos études?" which translates as follows: Over the course of the past year, have you read at least one book (not newspapers nor magazines), regardless if it was as a hobby, for work or for study purposes?

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