Premium statistics

Industry-specific and extensively researched technical data (partially from exclusive partnerships).

A paid subscription is required for full access.

Value of the print industry in India from 2007 to 2020

Value of the print industry in India from 2007 to 2020 (in billion Indian rupees)

by Sanika Diwanji, last edited Aug 9, 2019
Value of the print industry in India from 2007 to 2020 The Indian print industry’s growth in the seemed consistent, aided by fast printing technologies and computers have only aided the print culture to reach every nook and corner of the nation. The value of the print industry across the country was estimated to be over 850 billion Indian rupees in 2020.
No language barrier

Publishing businesses are scattered all over the nation and most of them are carried out on proprietor basis. The idea is to cater to the needs of the local markets and producing titles in regional languages to deliver news to a nation, where citizens speak more than 20 languages. In financial year 2018, the print circulation revenue in the south Asian country was led by the Hindi-speaking market with a revenue of almost 40 billion Indian rupees. The employment in the sector has also increased over the last decade and was estimated to cross the 90 thousand mark in 2022.

Read one, read all

Increase in literacy rates across the country has created an interest amongst the young and old alike to stay up to date with the current affairs of the country and the globe. Dainik Jagran, a Hindi language daily newspaper had the highest readership in the country with about 70 thousand readers in 2017. Unlike some other markets with more developed digital ecosystems, the newspaper revenue streams in the nation have not faced serious challenges from the digital innovations. Nonetheless, senior citizens prefer to keep it old school when it comes to getting their daily entertainment and information which is likely to keep the ink in the print sector flowing.
Show more

Value of the print industry in India from 2007 to 2020 (in billion Indian rupees)

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account!

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
Statista has been my savior on several occasions. The site is easy to maneuver and the data is in a format that can go right into a report or presentation.
Marlene Greenfield

Marlene Greenfield
Vice President, Hearst Magazines

Statistics on "Print media in the U.S."
  • Overview
  • Advertising
  • Major publishers
  • Newspaper circulation
  • Magazine circulation
  • Book sales
  • Consumer behavior
Discover Statista
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.