Spending willingness on e-books in the Netherlands 2018

The statistic displays the results of a survey of willingness to spend on e-books in the Netherlands in 2018. The survey outcomes indicate that in 2018, the majority of e-book readers were more reluctant to spend larger sums of money on e-books. The share of respondents who were willing to spend between six and 11 euros on e-books was largest, at 35 percent, whereas just seven percent of e-book readers were willing to spend more than 21 euros to purchase an e-book they really wanted to have.

How much are you willing to spend on an e-book?*

Share of respondents
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Release date

November 2018



Survey time period

September 13, 2018 to September 26, 2018

Number of respondents

1,013 respondents

Age group

13 years and older

Special properties

respondents who have read an e-book in the last 12 months

Method of interview

Computer-assisted web interviews (CAWI)

Supplementary notes

* The question was phrased by the source as follows: Welk bedrag heeft u over voor een e-book dat u echt wilt hebben?" (English: How much are you willing to spend on an e-book you really want to have?)

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