Publishing group Pearson, which owns Penguin, released these preliminary numbers today. Pearson is seeing growth across its digital businesses. The company reported that digital revenues were up 24% in 2010 to £1.6bn (£1.3bn in 2009), now 29% of Pearson’s sales.
Penguin’s eBook sales helped lead this growth, as did student digital learning programs, which were up 33% in 2010. In addition, FT digital paid circulation was up over 50% to 207,000.