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Harry Potter Helps Britain Top Book Producer Ranking

Harry Potter Helps Britain Top Book Producer Ranking

4th February 2015


BBC News - Arts and Entertainment 

Britain produces more books per capita than any other country, according to the International Publishers Association. Last year 184,000 titles were produced - the equivalent of 2,870 titles per million inhabitants when population is taken into account. China and the US produced more overall titles - 444,000 and 304,912 titles respectively. However per capita, the US ranked 12th and China 25th. Bestsellers like the Harry Potter series and Jamie Oliver's cookbooks are credited for helping to keep Britain top of the list.

 

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