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Elisa says 14% of Finns bought e-book in past year

Monday 30 October 2017 | 12:12 CET | News
Finnish operator Elisa said that 14 percent of respondents in a survey had bought an electronic book in the past year, up from 12 percent a year earlier. In all, the number of people buying e-books has almost doubled in the past two years. There has been a particular rise among people who tend not to read much.

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Companies: Elisa
Countries: Finland
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