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Book Production

Publishing happens in

Release calendar

The publication date appears in the release calendar. The date is confirmed in the weeks before.

Release calendar access

The Release Calender can be accessed on our English website: Release Calender.

User access

Statistics are always published at 8:00 a.m. at the day announced in the release calendar. No one outside of Statistics Denmark can access the statistics before they are published. Theme publications etc. may be published at other times of the day. The National Statistician can decide that such publications may be released before their official publication time, e.g. to the media and other stakeholders.

News release

There are no news releases from this statistics.


"Kultur 2015" which also contains a chapter about books. The publication is in Danish.

On-line database

The statistics are published in the StatBank under the subject Literature and books in the following tables:

  • BOG04: School books and children's books by subject, type of book, edition, media and time
  • BOG05: Booktitles by subject, publication type, media and time
  • BOG02: Book releases by subject, extent, edition, media and time
  • BOG03: Book production by subject, original language, published on, media and time
  • BOG06: Book releases, commercial by subject, extent, edition, media, original language and time

Micro-data access

There no access to micro-data.


Not relevant for these statistics.

Confidentiality - policy

The statistics do not contain confidential data.

Confidentiality - data treatment

Not relevant for these statistics.

Documentation on methodology

Not relevant for these statistics.

Quality documentation

Results from the quality evaluation of products and selected processes are available in detail for each statistics and in summary reports for the Working Group on Quality.