Purchasing paper or e-books among 55+ individuals in the Netherlands 2016

This statistic shows the results of a survey on the distribution among 55+ readers that purchase e-books or paper books or both in the Netherlands in 2016. As of 2016, roughly ten percent of the Dutch respondents of 55 years and older responded that they mostly purchase paper books and sometimes e-books.

Do you purchase paper books or e-books?*

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Source

Release date

April 2016

Region

Netherlands

Survey time period

March 29, 2016 to April 5, 2016

Number of respondents

820 respondents

Age group

55 years and older

Special properties

respondents who sometimes purchase new books

Method of interview

Computer-assisted web interviews (CAWI)

Supplementary notes

* The question was phrased by the source in Dutch as follows: "Wanneer u boeken koopt, zijn dit dan papieren boeken of e-books?".

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