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Thread #134693   Message #3065900
Posted By: Ed T
02-Jan-11 - 07:57 PM
Thread Name: BS: Young Earth Creationism
Subject: RE: BS: Young Earth Creationism
Could the 2007 stats below be true?

•58% of the US adult population never reads another book after high school.
•42% of US college graduates never read another book.
•80% of US families did not buy or read a book last year.
•70% of US adults have not been in a bookstore in the last five years.
•57% of new books are not read to completion.
(data quoted by Para Publishing, who is quoting Jerrold Jenkins)