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Book Publishing and Press 2008

Published at: 08.10.2009 - 11:02
The National Statistical Institute presents to the users of statistical information annual electronic (on CD-ROM) publication Book-publishing and Press 2008.
The publication contains statistical information on the development of publishing activity in Bulgaria by main indicators for 2008. Data by some indicators, such as: titles; circulation; average circulation of books, pamphlets, newspapers, magazines and bulletins for the 1960 - 2008 period, are also included. In the publication are also included methological notes and brief analysis.
Data are classified into three section: 'Book - publishing', 'Continued editions' and 'Diagrams'.
A. Book-publishing
I. Books and pamphlets
II. Printed music (a score)
III. Digital editions
B. Continued editions
I. Newspapers, magazines, bulletins
II. Periodical collections
III. Other continued editions (of which: reports, accounts, reference books)
C. Diagrams
I. Books and pamphlets in 2008
II. Newspapers in 2008
Source of the data is the National Library 'St.St. Cyril and Methodius'.
The first part contains data on non-periodicals - books, pamphlets, digital editions and printed music (a score). Data are published by: issues books and pamphlet by decimal classification and them first issues, literature groups, original and translation literature, target group, price, publishers, language, districts. Music types - titles and circulation are published the printed music (a score). Digital editions are published since 2001, by decimal classification, literature groups, purpose and publishing houses
In the second part are presented the continued editions - newspapers, magazines, bulletins, periodical collections and other continued editions (of which: reports, accounts, reference books) by: decimal classification, year of establishment, periodicity, districts on titles and circulation.
In the third part of the publication are included charts by district - titles and circulation of books, pamphlets and newspapers issued in 2008.
Price (including mailing costs):
- EUR 14 for a CD
Prices include VAT.
The issue could be ordered at the following address:
National Statistical Institute
Publications Division
2, Panayot Volov St.
1038 Sofia,
phone: +359 2 9857 142
Purchase by bank transfer:
NSI Bank Account
Bulgarian National Bank
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