Is Germany a Nation of Readers?

readingAnnual research into German media consumption reveals a steady decline in readers.

“A solid quarter (25.1%) of Germans don’t buy books at all,” Ingrid Süßmann reports. “Book buying in general seems to be correlated to age: the older you get, the less likely you will buy a book; 28% of Germans over 60 years of age didn’t buy any books in 2015.”

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