22.55 Percent: Ebooks’ Share Of All US Publishing Revenue In 2012July 31, 2013 11:01 pm
We try to track tipping points here at Statspotting – but there are trends that are just so smooth, you really do not have a tipping point. The rising popularity of Ebooks is a case in point: we spotted this stat today, that for the year 2012, Ebooks had a healthy 22.55 percent share of all US publishing revenue (Source)
The net revenue of the publishing industry was $7.1 billion in 2012. It has taken Ebooks about a decade to gain this share, but they are here to stay, clearly. But you never know – maybe something’s cooking in a particular kitchen in Cupertino.