Italy: preferred book genre among children 2018, by age group and type

This statistic depicts the preferred genre of books among children in Italy in 2018, by age group and type. According to source, comics, graphic novels and humor books were preferred by 37 percent of children aged between 7 and 9 years, while children between 10 and 14 years tended to like more science fiction and fantasy books (55 percent).

Preferred genre of books among children in Italy in 2018, by age group and type

7-9 years10-14 years
Comics, graphic novels, humor37%40%
Science fiction and fantasy32%55%
Handbooks16%21%
Myths and legends13%37%
Fiction and classics12%38%
Theater and entertainment4%1%
Crime and horror3%21%
Romance2%10%
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Source

Release date

March 2018

Region

Italy

Survey time period

2018

Number of respondents

1,002 respondents

Age group

0-14 years

Supplementary notes

The source provides no further information about the survey methodology.

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