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Number of books read in the last year in the Netherlands 2019

This statistic shows the responses to the survey question: "How many books did you finish reading in the last year?" As of January 2019, a little more than 15 percent of respondents who sometimes read books in the Netherlands, said they finished 11 to 20 e-books or paper books in the previous 12 months.

How many books did you finish reading in the last year?

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Release date

May 2019



Survey time period

January 4, 2019 to January 10, 2019

Number of respondents

1,082 respondents

Age group

14 years and older

Special properties

people who read books every now and then

Method of interview

Computer-assisted web interviews (CAWI)

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Hoeveel boeken heeft u in de afgelopen 12 maanden uitgelezen (papieren dan wel e-books)?" (English: How many books did you finish reading in the past 12 months (either paper or e-books)?)

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