% of total album sales made up by digital albums in 2008



Stat: 15 per cent of total album sales

Stat Categories: Music Industry Stats

Tags: digital music digital music,downloads digital music,downloads,download digital music,downloads,download,album

Years: 2008

Stat Source: Nielsen SoundScan

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): IFPI Digital Music Report 2009

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

Related Categories: None


Share on:

Related Stats / Figures


Stat Data / Info Details
In Canada, a conservative estimate of the contribution of music to advertising revenue,... See Full Stat Info
In the UK, Jupiter Research valued the loss at ?180 million in 2008, with a cumulative ... See Full Stat Info
Music* Revenues in North American in 2005: $13 billion See Full Stat Info
US Weekly Digital Media Users, Terrestrial Radio (cumulative), 2005-2020: 2005 (283.10... See Full Stat Info
Ringtone Downloads ($4.9127 billion), Streaming Audio ($72 million), Music Downloads ($... See Full Stat Info
Ringtones (51%), Ringback Tones (17%), Full-track Downloads (19%), Streamed Music (13%) See Full Stat Info
Amazon has a stronger bias to male users (64%) than iTunes (44%) and is weaker among th... See Full Stat Info
10% of Amazon MP3's store?s customers having previously bought music through iTunes. See Full Stat Info
Worldwide Music-Enabled Mobile Phone Sales,(millions of units): 69.8 million units in ... See Full Stat Info
Music Sponsorship Spending in North America, 2003-2011: 2003 ($575 million), 2004 ($69... See Full Stat Info
US Weekly Digital Media Users, Mobile Phone Audio Streaming, 2005-2020: 2005 (0 millio... See Full Stat Info
US Recording Industry Revenues from Online: $1.1 billion (2006), $1.7 billion (2007), ... See Full Stat Info
In France, the number of album releases by new artists fell 16 per cent in the first ha... See Full Stat Info
13.7 million films were distributed on P2P networks in France in May 2008, compared to ... See Full Stat Info
Single track downloads crossed the one billion mark for the first time in 2008, totalin... See Full Stat Info
In France, 1.4 million digital albums were sold, up 27 per cent (SNEP). See Full Stat Info
Music* Revenues in Western Europe in 2010: $14 billion See Full Stat Info
In Japan, 140 million mobile singles were sold in 2008, an increase of 26 per cent on t... See Full Stat Info
Some three million people in the UK download unauthorized films online, See Full Stat Info
Online, US broadband users spent an average of US$12.5 on music compared to US$7.8 in t... See Full Stat Info
Digital music revenues will top $20 billion in 2015 See Full Stat Info
North American Music Industry Revenues: $23.1 billion (2006), $24.2 billion (2007), $2... See Full Stat Info
IFPI, collating separate studies in 16 countries over a four-year period, estimated una... See Full Stat Info
In Brazil, nearly 80 per cent of digital music revenue coming from mobile channels. See Full Stat Info
International music company digital revenues in 2008.: US$3.7 billion. See Full Stat Info
US Recording industry revenue (digital music) - (2003 - 2012): $0 (2003), $0.2 billion... See Full Stat Info


News / Press / Blogs Mentioning This Stat


There are no news articles listed.

Market Research Reports Mentioning / Related to this Stat / Figure


There are no reports listed.

Comment on this Stat


Edit | Back