Shipments of physical music singles in the United States from 1999 to 2015 (in millions)

Shipments of physical music singles in the U.S. from 1999 to 2015 The statistic above shows the number of physical music single shipments in the U.S. between 1999 and 2015. In 2013, less than one million physical music singles were shipped in the U.S., down from 1.5 million a year earlier.
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Shipments in millions
199975.4
200040.3
200121.3
20028.4
200312.1
20046.6
20055.1
20063.2
20073.2
20081.1
20091.2
20101.3
20111.7
20121.5
20130.9
20141.5
20150.9
Shipments in millions
199975.4
200040.3
200121.3
20028.4
200312.1
20046.6
20055.1
20063.2
20073.2
20081.1
20091.2
20101.3
20111.7
20121.5
20130.9
20141.5
20150.9
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The statistic above shows the number of physical music single shipments in the U.S. between 1999 and 2015. In 2013, less than one million physical music singles were shipped in the U.S., down from 1.5 million a year earlier.
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Release date
March 2016
Region
United States
Survey time period
1999 to 2015
Special properties
net shipments after returns / only CD and vinyl shipments included
Supplementary notes
Figures for the period 1999 to 2013 were taken from RIAA's earlier publications.

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