Attitudes towards reading among young people in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014-2019

This statistic displays attitudes towards reading held by young people in the United Kingdom from 2014 to 2019. In 2019, 55.1 percent of school children aged 8 to 16 agreed with the statement that "If I am a good reader, it means I'll get a better job", whereas 30.8 percent of school children only read when they had to.

Attitudes towards reading among young people in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014 and 2019

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Source

Release date

February 2020

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

2014 to 2019

Number of respondents

56,906*

Age group

8-18 years

Special properties

school children

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* n (2014) = 32,026; n (2015) = 32,569; n (2016) = 42,406; n (2017/2018) = 49,049; n (2019) = 56,906.

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