Italy: value market share of book industry 2018, by genre

This statistic illustrates the value market share of the main book genres published in Italy as of November 2018. According to the data, Italian and foreign fiction books had nearly 40 percent of the total market, while Young Adult and children's literature made up 18.3 percent of the total sales volume in the first eleven months of 2018.

Value market share of the book industry in Italy as of November 2018, by genre

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Release date

December 2018



Survey time period

January to November 2018

Method of interview

CATI, online interview

Supplementary notes

*Amazon and large retail not included.

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