Book consumption per capita in the U.S 2015, by format & age group

The statistic presents book consumption per capita in the United States as of August 2015, by format and age group. During a survey, four percent of Millennials stated they read e-books only.

Do you read more books in hard copy form or electronically?

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Source

Release date

October 2015

Region

United States

Survey time period

August 12 to 17, 2015

Number of respondents

2,212 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online panel

Supplementary notes

During the survey, this question was posed as follows: "Currently, how many books would you say you read in hard copy form (e.g., hardcover, paperback) versus electronically (e.g., on a smartphone, tablet, e-reader)?"

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