Music album shipments in the U.S. in 2017 and 2018, by type

Music album shipments in the United States in 2017 and 2018, by type (in millions)

Music album shipments in the U.S. in 2017 and 2018, by type This statistic breaks down album shipments in the United States in 2018, by type of delivery. In that year, 52 million CD albums were shipped in the U.S. and 49.7 million albums were downloaded. These figures are both down from the 2017 shipment numbers, however shipments of LPs and EPs grew from 15.6 to 16.7 million.
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Music album shipments in the United States in 2017 and 2018, by type (in millions)

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20172018
LP/EP15.616.7
Digital download66.449.7
CD87.752
20172018
LP/EP15.616.7
Digital download66.449.7
CD87.752
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This statistic breaks down album shipments in the United States in 2018, by type of delivery. In that year, 52 million CD albums were shipped in the U.S. and 49.7 million albums were downloaded. These figures are both down from the 2017 shipment numbers, however shipments of LPs and EPs grew from 15.6 to 16.7 million.
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