There are over 1,000 diffrent types of bibles; and there are all together (bibles made) about 6,000,000,000 add or subtract 1000. The Christian Bible is the bestselling book of all time.
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No one knows the answer to this question.
There is no record of the number of bibles printed and sold.
Sales occur all over the world, as do printings.
There is no central register of all the translations / versions / editions.
Number of total Bibles Printed, 6,001,500,000
To date there have been approximately 6,001,500,000 bibles printed. The bible is one of the most shoplifted books in the world, as well as being one of the most read and studied.
Bibles are printed all over the world.
there is more than 80,000 bibles
Not all Bibles have cross-references printed in them.
Some, but not all, are.
Because of the availability of vernacular Bibles, Protestantism spread. - Apex
The Gideons International themselves have distributed over 70,000,000 Bibles for each of the last few years. This is counting books with just New Testament, Psalms, and Proverbs plus whole Bibles.
The earliest bibles - indeed all books - were written by hand, the first printed bible was the Guttenberg Bible, printed in 1454 or 1455.
It is estimated by Wikipedia that between 2.5 billion and 6 billion Bibles have been sold worldwide.
There's no way of knowing for sure as many copies have been printed and smuggled into countries where it is illegal to own or possess a Bible. Most recent calculations estimate around 6 billion copies in over 2000 languages or dialects.
There is no way possible to know the exact number of Bibles that have been sold, in every single country, in all the years it has existed.
The Gutenberg Bible was printed in Latin.More Information:The Gutenberg Bible was an edition of the Latin Vulgate (which means it was printed in Latin) and was printed before the Protestant Reformation, meaning it was printed before English Bibles.
Robert Aitken for all 13 colonies
Close to 1.7 billion have been distributed since 1908
Some have estimated that 100 million Bibles are sold worldwide annually. It is further estimated that since publications, there have been over 6 billions Bibles sold.
The number of pages in a Bible will depend entirely on the way it has been printed. Some Bibles have large print, others have small print. Futhermore, some Bibles include study notes or explanatory passages that will increase the number of pages. There are also a number of different translations of the Bible which will effect the number of pages.
Too many, There was an average of 60 Bibles sold every second in 2009. To address the question, it is not possible to know that, even if a database knew how many bibles have ever been sold, (none do), it would be impossible to know how many were destroyed, given as gifts, etc...
When Bibles were printed in the vernacular, the first and most important thing that people could do was to read the Bible for themselves. This lead to some people beginning to question and even doubt what they read in the Bible. In the end, people could think for themselves.
More importantly, how many of the purchased Bibles were actually read? My guess is that many more Bibles were sold than were actually read.