Table 3

Estimated costs of national subscriptions across OECD countries

Estimated total costsEstimated costs per additional download
With free accessWithout free access
AustraliaUS$234 907
AustriaUS$85 345US$24 590US$1.33
BelgiumUS$112 252US$59016US$0.29
CanadaUS$355 404US$233 605US$0.23
ChileUS$177 626US$110 655US$0.18
Czech RepublicUS$105 106US$12 295US$22.17
DenmarkUS$56 396
EstoniaUS$13 136US$12 295US$0.43
FinlandUS$54 636US$36 885US$0.18
FranceUS$662 069US$135 245US$1.97
GermanyUS$808 895US$368 850US$1.51
GreeceUS$109 577US$14 754US$6.34
HungaryUS$98 617US$14 754US$6.99
IcelandUS$3276US$12 295–US$3.06
IrelandUS$46 127
IsraelUS$82 153US$31 967US$0.67
ItalyUS$613 364US$164 753US$1.31
JapanUS$1 271 318US$614 750US$4.14
LuxembourgUS$5561US$0US$1.11
MexicoUS$1 253 858US$27 049US$21.25
NetherlandsUS$168 542US$231 146–US$0.12
New ZealandUS$45 097
NorwayUS$51 365
PolandUS$379 955US$29 508US$4.87
PortugalUS$103 974US$27 049US$1.24
SlovakiaUS$54 185US$12 295US$17.70
SloveniaUS$20 622US$17 213US$0.19
South KoreaUS$504 240US$88 524US$1.42
SpainUS$464 046US$68 852US$1.84
SwedenUS$96 896US$98 360US$0.00
SwitzerlandUS$81 902US$71 311US$0.05
TurkeyUS$759 323US$56 557US$4.06
UKUS$645 104
USAUS$3 188 571US$3 073 750US$0.07
  • OECD, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.