Sources of information about new audiobooks in the U.S. 2015

Which of the following information sources do you typically use when selecting a new audiobook?

Sources of information about new audiobooks in the U.S. 2015 This statistic present sources of information which listeners used when selecting a new audiobook as of April 2015. During a survey, 56 percent of respondents stated they discovered new audiobooks while browsing through physical bookstores.
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Which of the following information sources do you typically use when selecting a new audiobook?

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Share of respondents
Recommendations from friends/family70%
Browsing through a library or a library's website57%
Browsing through physical bookstores56%
Browsing through apps/websites that sell a variety of media55%
Reading bestseller lists or book reviews54%
Browsing through apps/websites that exclusively sell audio44%
Social media sites42%
Familiarity with the narrator42%
Share of respondents
Recommendations from friends/family70%
Browsing through a library or a library's website57%
Browsing through physical bookstores56%
Browsing through apps/websites that sell a variety of media55%
Reading bestseller lists or book reviews54%
Browsing through apps/websites that exclusively sell audio44%
Social media sites42%
Familiarity with the narrator42%
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This statistic present sources of information which listeners used when selecting a new audiobook as of April 2015. During a survey, 56 percent of respondents stated they discovered new audiobooks while browsing through physical bookstores.
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