Mean number of birds seen in gardens in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014-2018, by species

This statistic shows the result of an investigation into the prevalence of birds in gardens in the United Kingdom in 2014 compared to 2018, by species. The birds spotted in the highest numbers are shown. The most commonly sighted species was the house sparrow.

Average number of birds seen over a one hour period per garden in the United Kingdom in 2014 and 2018, by species

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Release date

April 2018


United Kingdom

Survey time period

2014 and 2018

Number of respondents

almost 500,000*

Supplementary notes

* Exact base figure not given. Those taking part were asked to spend an hour in their garden and count the number and type of birds that they saw. They then reported these figures via post or online.

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