The circulation of books printed in Ukraine in Russia has dropped twofold over the past 5 years, said the Book Chamber of Ukraine Nov. 6.
Their press run dropped by 54% and the number of names by 48%, UNN reported, citing the Uryadovy Kurier.
Simultaneously, the circulation of books in Ukrainian went up by 7.7%, with the names of the books down by 8.8%.
In 2016, 70% of the names of the books were in Ukrainian.
In 2016, Ukraine has adopted a new information space policy to expand the use of Ukrainian on radio, television, media and showbiz.