Kindle Unlimited Funding Pool Grew Slightly in June 2017

Amazon announced on Saturday that the June 2017 funding pool for Kindle Unlimited was $18 million. This was an increase of  $100,000 from May 2017, continuing the gradual growth trend we've been seeing since the beginning of the year.

Kindle Unlimited Funding Pool Grew Slightly in June 2017 Kindle (platform) Streaming eBooks

At the same time, data collected by Self-Publisher Bibel shows that the per-page rate dipped several hundredths of a cent in most markets.

 

  • US: $0.0042 (USD)
  • Germany: €0.0029 (EUR)
  • UK: £0.0032 (GBP)
  • Netherlands, France, Spain, Italy: €0.0042 (EUR)
  • Canada: $0.42 (CAD)
  • India: 0.8214 (INR)
  • Brazil: R$ 0.0102 (BRL)
  • Japan: 0.5377 (JPY)
  • Mexico: $0.0702 (MXN)
  • Australia: $0.3627 (AUD)

P.S. Here's a list of the monthly funding pools. It does not include the bonuses paid out each month.

  • July 2014: $2.5 million (Kindle Unlimited launches early in the month)
  • August 2014: $4.7 million
  • September 2014: $5 million
  • October 2014: $5.5 million
  • November 2014: $6.5 million
  • December 2014: $7.25 million
  • January 2015 - $8.5 million
  • February 2015: $8 million
  • March 2015: $9.3 million
  • April 2015: $9.8 million
  • May 2015: $10.8 million
  • June 2015: $11.3 million
  • July 2015: $11.5 million
  • August 2015: $11.8 million
  • September 2015: $12 million
  • October 2015: $12.4 million
  • November 2015: $12.7 million
  • December 2015: $13.5 million
  • January 2016: $15 million
  • February 2016: $14 million
  • March 2016: $14.9 million
  • April 2016: $14.9 million
  • May 2016: $15.3 million
  • June 2016: $15.4 million
  • July 2016: $15.5 million
  • August 2016: $15.8 million
  • September 2016: $15.9 million
  • October 2016: $16.2 million
  • November 2016: $16.3 million
  • December 2016: $16.8 million
  • January 2017: : $17.8 million
  • February 2017: : $16.8 million
  • March 2017: $17.7 million
  • April 2017: $17.8 million
  • May 2017 :$17.9 million
  • June 2017: $18 million

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Nate Hoffelder is the founder and editor of The Digital Reader: He's here to chew bubble gum and fix broken websites, and he is all out of bubble gum. He has been blogging about indie authors since 2010 while learning new tech skills at the drop of a hat. He fixes author sites, and shares what he learns on The Digital Reader's blog. In his spare time, he fosters dogs for A Forever Home, a local rescue group.

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  1. […] data collected by Self-Publisher Bibel shows that the per-page rate decreased significantly from June 2017, from 42 thousandths of a dollar to 40 […]

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