Source: Online Printing – PrintingChoice.com
PG says interesting information plus a great way to publicize yourself.
UPDATE: Several attentive readers have pointed out anomalies in the data used for the infographics. PG was probably distracted by the pictures. He finds it inordinately easy to overlook numbers, particularly in his bank statement. Over some time period at some location in the world, hardcover books were up 40%, but not recently in the U.S. and Europe.
Here are the latest sales data for American publishers through May, 2011, from The Association of American Publishers:
|Category||2011 YTD||2010 YTD||Percent Change|
|Adult Paperback||$473.1 Million||$576.4M||-17.9%|
|Adult Mass Market||$185.1M||$264.8M||-30.1%|
Link to the rest at The Association of American Publishers