Reasons for reading by U.S. consumers 2017

The statistic shows the various reasons for consumers to read in the United States in 2017. During the survey, 98 percent of respondents stated that they read for pleasure.

Reasons for reading among adults in the United States as of April 2017

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Source

Release date

April 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

April 4 to 12, 2017

Number of respondents

1,020 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

English-speaking residential population, who read books or newspapers

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Multiple answers were possible.

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