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Average number of books read yearly by U.S. consumers 2018, by income

Average number of books read per year by consumers in the United States as of August 2018, by income

Average number of books read yearly by U.S. consumers 2018, by income The statistic shows the average number of books read per year by consumers in the United States as of August 2018, broken down by income. The data shows that Americans earning more than $80,000 a year were more likely to have read more books than those on lower salaries, with 16 percent of respondents in this category saying that they read between 20 and 50 books per year compared to 10 percent of Americans with a salary below $40,000.
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Average number of books read per year by consumers in the United States as of August 2018, by income

1-5 books6-10 books11-15 books16-20 books20-50 booksMore than 50 booksI don't read booksNot sure
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1-5 books6-10 books11-15 books16-20 books20-50 booksMore than 50 booksI don't read booksNot sure
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The statistic shows the average number of books read per year by consumers in the United States as of August 2018, broken down by income. The data shows that Americans earning more than $80,000 a year were more likely to have read more books than those on lower salaries, with 16 percent of respondents in this category saying that they read between 20 and 50 books per year compared to 10 percent of Americans with a salary below $40,000.
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