U.S. consumers reasons for choosing print books in April 2017, by gender

The statistic shows the reasons for consumers to choose a print version of a book instead of an e-book in the United States in 2017, by gender. During the survey, 56 percent of male respondents stated that they chose a print version of a book instead of an e-book because they wanted to read a "real" book again.

If you choose a print version of a book instead of an e-book, what are the reasons for purchasing a print book?

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Source

Release date

April 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

April 4 to April 12, 2017

Number of respondents

515 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

English-speaking residential population, who have spent money on print books and e-books within the last year

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Multiple answers were possible.

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