Enjoyment of reading among young people in the UK 2005-2016, by gender

Proportion of boys and girls who enjoy reading in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2005 to 2016*

Enjoyment of reading among young people in the UK 2005-2016, by gender This statistic illustrates enjoyment of reading among young people in the United Kingdom from 2005 to 2016, by gender. In 2016, 64.9 percent of girls, and 52.4 percent of boys reported enjoying to read.
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Proportion of boys and girls who enjoy reading in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2005 to 2016*

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BoysGirls
201652.4%64.9%
201547.9%61.2%
201447.2%61.6%
201347.1%59.8%
201243.9%56.8%
201143.7%56.7%
201042.3%55.4%
200546.1%56.8%
BoysGirls
201652.4%64.9%
201547.9%61.2%
201447.2%61.6%
201347.1%59.8%
201243.9%56.8%
201143.7%56.7%
201042.3%55.4%
200546.1%56.8%
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This statistic illustrates enjoyment of reading among young people in the United Kingdom from 2005 to 2016, by gender. In 2016, 64.9 percent of girls, and 52.4 percent of boys reported enjoying to read.
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