Book consumption in the United States from 2011 to 2016, by format

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The statistic shows book consumption penetration rate in the United States from 2011 to 2016, broken down by book format. In 2014, 14 percent of the respondents stated they had listened to at least one audiobook in the past 12 months.
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Release date
September 2016
United States
Survey time period
2016: March 7 to April 4, 2016
Number of respondents
2016: n = 1,520
Age group
18 years and older
Special properties
read/listened to at leats one book in the following formats in the past 12 months
Method of interview
Telephone interview
Supplementary notes
The source does not provide the number of respondents and an exact survey date for the period 2011 to 2015.
Figures for 2013 not available.

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