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Book publishing industry, 2012

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Released: 2014-03-20

Data on the book publishers industry are now available for 2012.

  Note to readers

The Book Publishers survey is now conducted in partnership with the Department of Canadian Heritage. Because of a change in the frequency of the survey, the publication Book Publishers will not be published in 2015 for the reference year 2013.

Data for 2010 have been revised.

The publication Book Publishers, 2012 (Catalogue number87F0004X), is now available from the Browse by key resource module of our website under Publications. It contains industry highlights along with financial data including revenues, expenses, and operating profit margins. It also includes detailed product information such as breakdowns by country of control, language and geographic region.

Contact information

For more information, or to order data, contact us (toll-free 1-800-263-1136; 514-283-8300;

For analytical information, or to enquire about the concepts, methods or data quality of this release, contact Jesus Dominguez (613-951-1747;, Service Industries Division.

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