Statistics

Finding reliable data on sales numbers, market shares, trends etc. in the literary field can be quite a challenge – in particular if there are players in the field who provide this kind of data for (large) fees. Here is a list of links to statistics that are accessible and potentially useful.

UK

Germany

France

Other countries

  • Information about Georgia including “The book market in Georgia” (p. 37) (Press Information by Frankfurt Book Fair – Georgia was Guest of Honour in 2018) (link to the pfd, English)
  • Statistics about the Polish Book Market (Press Information by Frankfurt Book Fair, THE MARKETS conference) (link to the pfd, English)