Most popular music genres for commercial music downloads in Germany 2013-2015

Number of people who used the internet for paid music downloads in Germany from 2013 to 2015, by genre

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Release date

November 2015

Region

Germany

Survey time period

2013 and 2015

Age group

14 years and older

Special properties

German-speaking population

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

Information on base:
German-speaking population age 14 and older

Information on random sample:
2013: 23,083 respondents, projected base of 70.33 million people
2014: 23,093 respondents, projected base of 70.53 million people
2015: 23,090 respondents, projected base of 69.24 million people

The figures refer to the following studies: 2013: VuMA 2014; 2014: VuMA 2015; VuMA 2016

You can find further information on the methodology here.

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Have you personally bought music CDs/DVDs or paid for downloading music online within the last six months?"
(Original German question: "Haben Sie persönlich für sich selbst in den letzten 6 Monaten bespielte Musik-CDs/-DVDs gekauft, oder kostenpflichtig im Internet heruntergeladen (Downloads)?"

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