What percent of people read books in the US?
1/3 of high school graduates never read another book for the rest of their lives.
42 percent of college graduates never read another book after college.
80 percent of U.S. families did not buy or read a book last year.
70 percent of U.S. adults have not been in a bookstore in the last five years.
57 percent of new books are not read to completion.
70 percent of books published do not earn back their advance.
70 percent of the books published do not make a profit.
(Source: Jerold Jenkins, www.JenkinsGroupInc.com)
53 percent read fiction, 43 percent read nonfiction. The favorite fiction category is mystery and suspence, at 19 percent.
55 percent of fiction is bought by women, 45 percent by men.
(Source: Publishers Weekly)
Although it is an overstatement to claim that we are the product of the books that we read, it is nonetheless true that we are strongly influenced by the books that we read (at least, those of us who read books are strongly influenced by them). Books have a lot to tell us, and we often form opinions on the basis of what we learn from books. People who read intelligent and sophisticated books are… Read More
It's hard to say. The United States currently has a literacy rate of 99.0%. However, that does not mean that 99.0% of people in the United States read books. What this means is that about 99% of people in the United States can read books.
We read books either for entertainment, to learn, or to increase our vocabulary. Reading lets us hear what authors have to say. Well, most of the time.
The books get to us by leaving a paragraph on a cliff hanger which makes us want to read more.
Many more people than one would expect read books in the US. You can go to cafes, schools, libraries, bus stops, trains, and airplanes and see people reading. More than a million books are sold each day. Reading from books are not dead yet. Some people prefer reading from books than from reading off computers. People can actually hold books, and they don't hurt your eyes like computers do. So to answer your question, quite… Read More
30 percent colege grades 15 percent hight school grades and 1 in every 10 house holdes
The literacy rate is calculated for people age 15 and up. The percent of the population in the United States, age 15 and up, that can read and write is 99 percent. There are several countries with a literacy rate of 100 percent including Finland, North Korea, Luxembourg, Andorra, and Norway.
the books that we read
I don't know but they basically read like books like the social studies book and all the books us Americans work out of now
The percentage of people in the US that can read is 99% .
The New York Post reports that paid circulation for US magazines rose 2.2 percent in the second half of 2007. Publications with some of the highest gains included Wired, The Economist and AARP. According to Magazine Publishers of America, there are more than 19,000 magazines circulated in the US today. Eighty-five percent of adults 18 and older read at least one magazine.
"God" hasn't given us any books. Only man can write.
Books are dangerous to people that don't want to think. Books contain ideas, and ideas can expand your mind, change your thinking, make you consider things that you never would have otherwise. What we read affects us, just like what we listen to or who we associate with. Books can corrupt us if we let them... they can also free us. Books are as powerful as the language contained in them, and they should be… Read More
Abraham Lincoln loved to read books about US Presidents as a child. He also liked reading about Greek Mythology.
Their are 4 books at the moment. Their are some more on the way for us to buy and read :-)
In the US, about 33 percent
It depends on what "people like us" refers to. People who value books take care of them by putting them up when they are not reading them and not bending pages or abusing them while reading them. People who are indifferent or do not not value books as much may just toss them somewhere when they are not being read or not take care of them very well. Those people who do not value them… Read More
it is useful to us because we read and learn new words and a dictionary help us understand words that we need. plus when we get bored at your House e you can read a book or you can read a book before you do to bed.
24 percent of the people in the United States smoke.
the percent of the answear 17 percent.
What percentage of the total available wealth did the richest 20 percent of people in the US own in 2002?
The percentage of the total available wealth the richest 20 percent of the people in the US owned in 2002 was 84.5 percent. The US has many wealthy people.
men 23% Woman 98% who else is going to read the cook book?
"They" are the people in the past that got to go to school and interact with each other and read real books. Basically, us. :)
It is important because it helps us increase knowledge about the subjects.
Some of the books one can read to learn more on US commercial law include 'Commercial Law and Commercial Practice' which is edited by Sarah Worthington and 'Commercial Law' by Margarey C. Jasper.
Deaf people read normally like us obviously
Books and burials tell us to read, write and recite. And do not karna fight (ladaai) with your friend (dost) and enemy (dushman). Only listen the (baat) of your parients. BY:- BUNDESH
The percentage of people in the US who live in California is 10.87%
SHE WROTE books and helped us learn to read better
About 315,000,000 people live in the US. This is about 4.5% of the total human population.
60 percent because many farmers, blacks, foreigners could not read. Some whites had limited reading abilities. During the war the military accepted men who could not read. Many people had never been beyond 6th grade. The US culture was not as sophisticated as it is today with computers, many schools, many colleges and television. We still have illiteracy but more people can read now.
Books are important because it helps you improve your reading level. Imagine not being able to read?! Books are made for us to learn and to extend our knowledge to many different extents.
Three percent of people in the US have a doctorate degree, and 27% of people US get a Bachelors Degree.
Are you in WAVE and you are just too lazy to read a textbook
yes Chinese people read just like us if they know englishleft to right.
0.014 percent so sorry doesn't look like a lot of people will make it there
in has been a known fact that the answer is 2% of people in the us can lick their elbow
its around 50%
16.3% In the US
Last number I read was 25 million.
The illiteracy rate of the United States is one percent. It is estimated that 99 percent of those over 15 years of age can read and write.
the bible, you should read it, its a long book but the best one in the world Gospels The Books of Matthew, Luke, Mark & John
his works are used in schools his plays are being performed all over the world movies have been made of his plays his works are read by many people his is quoted many times in movies, tv shows, books people are fascinated by him
He seems to have varied tastes in books, depending on his mood. He reads some current events books, but he also seems to enjoy historical fiction, black history, and US history.
The US unemployment is 8.5 percent the EU27 10.4 percent .Is EU unemployment 22 percent higher than the US or 1.9 percent?
Your Question is too long try again and people may be able to answer them!
The director of Q TV read a book and he told us what he had read: Einstein was able to use 5% of his brain while we are only using 3% of our brains when we are in deep thinking !!! 2 percent .
to help place books and other stuff and it makes easy for us to read or write
well they say 1822 people
To many people with the last name of Chin
There are many places to view and read the Declaration of Independence. This government site has a lot of information about the Declaration, you can view the original, read it, and even download the Declaration. http:// www.archives.gov/national-archives-experience/charters/declaration.html Wikipedia also has a site to read the Declaration and its history. Most US Government text books and American History text books also have copies of the Declaration, the Constitution, and other documents dealing with US history.