Locked content Poll: 24% of Poles did not read a single book last year

Almost 24 percent of Poles surveyed by Maison & Partners Institute on behalf of discount retail chain Biedronka, admitted that they had not read any books during the last year, and more than 47 percent did not buy any books. “At the same time, respondents are convinced of the important role play...

Locked content Poles red e-books on holidays, traditional ones at home – study

According to a study conducted by digital content distributor Virtualo, Poles prefer reading e-books when they commute or are on holidays (59 percent) but at home, print versions remain the favorite (46 percent). “Poles are becoming more mobile, and with mobile devices gaining popularity, ebooks and...

Locked content Libraries are closing, Poles are reading less

Recently released data shows that fewer Poles are visiting libraries. Every sixth household doesn’t have any books. The most recent Central Statistical Office (GUS) report on cultural institutions shows that 6.4 million Poles have checked out at least one book from the library in 2013. This is...