U.S. consumers reasons for not purchasing e-books in April 2017, by gender

The statistic shows the reasons for consumers not having purchased e-books until now in the United States in 2017, by gender. During the survey, 64 percent of female respondents stated that they had not purchased e-books because they like the feeling of holding real books.

Why did you not purchase e-books until now?

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Source

Release date

April 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

April 4 to April 12, 2017

Number of respondents

417 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

English-speaking residential population, who have not spent money on an e-books within the last year

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Multiple answers were possible.

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