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04.04.2011

Always further - music

IFPI publishes its annual reportMusic

The international federation of phonographic industry (IFPI) has published the 2011 report related to digital music industry. Beyond a critic analysis of the current market, few figures of the year 2010 are eloquent : 

- Digital music market represents $ 4,6 billions at the international scale

- $ 240 billions: total lost for European creative industries due to piracy, between 2008 and 2015

- 16,5% : proportion of Internet users who bought a digital content in the United States.

- 1,2 million : estimated number of "lost" jobs in European creative industries due to piracy in 2015;

More figures in the report : http://www.ifpi.org/content/library/DMR2011.pdf

credit : [phil h]