Have you downloaded E-books?
E-book downloading in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012-2018, by frequency
The statistic presents data on e-book downloading among internet users in the United Kingdom as of multiple survey waves running between August 2012 and March 2018. As of survey wave eight, ending March 2018, 14 percent of respondents reported ever having downloaded an e-book, compared to 9 percent that reported having downloaded an e-book in the three months previous to survey.
Have you downloaded E-books?
Ever donePast three months
August to October 201214%11%
November 2012 to January 201316%13%
March to May 201314%11%
March to May 201515%11%
March to May 201615%10%
March 201716%10%
March 201814%9%
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Sources

Release date

July 2018

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

August 2012 to March 2018

Number of respondents

4,526*

Age group

12 years and older

Special properties

among internet users

Supplementary notes

* Base of most recent survey wave (Wave 8). Base varied by wave: n (W2) = 4,728; n (W3) = 4,708; n (W4) = 4,673; n(W5) = 4,552, n(W6) = 4,670, n(W7) = 4,573.
Online (CAWI) and face-to-face (CAPI) surveys were used.
The source does not provide detailed information regarding the question. The chosen wording here might therefore differ slightly from the survey.
Data for waves previous to Wave 8 published earlier by the source.

E-book downloading in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012-2018, by frequency
The statistic presents data on e-book downloading among internet users in the United Kingdom as of multiple survey waves running between August 2012 and March 2018. As of survey wave eight, ending March 2018, 14 percent of respondents reported ever having downloaded an e-book, compared to 9 percent that reported having downloaded an e-book in the three months previous to survey.
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