Leading book genres worldwide as of January 2014, by revenue (in million U.S. dollars)

Highest earning book genres worldwide  2014 The statistic illustrates the leading book genres worldwide as of January 2014, by revenue. As of January 2014, the romance and erotica genre was the highest earning book genre worldwide with an estimated revenue of 1.44 billion U.S. dollars.
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Revenue in million U.S. dollars
Romance/erotica1,440
Crime/mystery728.2
Religious/inspirational720
Science Fiction and fantasy590.2
Horror79.6
Revenue in million U.S. dollars
Romance/erotica1,440
Crime/mystery728.2
Religious/inspirational720
Science Fiction and fantasy590.2
Horror79.6

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The statistic illustrates the leading book genres worldwide as of January 2014, by revenue. As of January 2014, the romance and erotica genre was the highest earning book genre worldwide with an estimated revenue of 1.44 billion U.S. dollars.
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January 2014
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as of January 31, 2014

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