Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper coducted a survey "How Many Books Do You Read in a Month? (except magazine)" in September. According to it, half of people have not read any book.
Figure: How Many Books Do You Read in a Month?
|Number of Books||Persons|
|10 and over||2|
Source is Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper, article on Oct 24 in 2016.