Fiction reading among young people in the UK 2015, by demographic group

Share of young people reading fiction outside school in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015, by demographic group

Fiction reading among young people in the UK 2015, by demographic group This statistic illustrates the proportion of young people reading fiction books in the United Kingdom in 2015, by demographic group. Among school children aged eight to 18 years in 2015, 50.3 percent of girls reported reading fiction books or media at least once a month.
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Share of young people reading fiction outside school in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015, by demographic group

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Demographic groupShare of respondents
Boys37.8%
Girls50.3%
KS248.2%
KS345.2%
KS433.4%
KS540.1%
White44.5%
Mixed47.9%
Asian49.7%
Black49.5%
Demographic groupShare of respondents
Boys37.8%
Girls50.3%
KS248.2%
KS345.2%
KS433.4%
KS540.1%
White44.5%
Mixed47.9%
Asian49.7%
Black49.5%
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This statistic illustrates the proportion of young people reading fiction books in the United Kingdom in 2015, by demographic group. Among school children aged eight to 18 years in 2015, 50.3 percent of girls reported reading fiction books or media at least once a month.
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