E-book market share in Europe 2013-2017

The statistic presents the share of e-books in book sales in Europe in 2013 and 2017. The source estimated that e-books would generate more than a fifth of the book sales in Europe in 2017. On a global scale, consumer e-book revenue was forecast to grow from 8.4 billion U.S. dollars in 2013 to 18.9 billion U.S. dollars in 2018. As a result, e-book sales are forecast to make up more than a quarter of total book sales worldwide by 2018.

E-book market share in Europe in 2013 and 2017

Share of book sales
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Release date

March 2014



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