BEIJING, April 21 (Xinhua) -- Reading books is becoming increasingly
popular among Chinese adult, but newspapers and magazines are falling
out of favor, according to survey results released on Monday.
Polling 40,600 adults in 29 provincial-level regions, an annual
survey on reading habits found that they read 4.77 paper books and 2.48
digital ones in a year, up 0.38 and 0.13 respectively.