Book consumption in the U.S. 2011-2021, by format

Share of adults who have read a book in any format in the last 12 months in the United States from 2011 to 2021, by format

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Release date

January 2022


United States

Survey time period

2011 to 2021

Number of respondents

2021: n = 1,502

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

read/listened to at least one book in the following formats in the past 12 months

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

Figures for 2013, 2017, and 2020 were not provided by the source.

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