Breakdown of importance given to book reading in France 2015, by age

Importance given to purposes of reading books in France as of 2015, by age

Breakdown of importance given to book reading in France 2015, by age This statistic display results of a survey conducted in France in February 2015 about the purposes of reading books. For each purpose mentioned above, the percentage refers to the share of respondents who considered this purpose of reading as very important. Results reveal that the importance given to these reading purposes varied according to the age group. For instance, the share of respondents aged 50 to 64 who considered that reading books in order to be happy and fulfiled was very important was over two times higher than the one among respondents aged 25 to 34.
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Importance given to purposes of reading books in France as of 2015, by age

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15-24 years25-34 years35-49 years50-64 years65 years and older
To enjoy oneself39%51%63%67%60%
To learn/discover new things50%46%51%49%51%
To be happy and to be fulfiled13%14%27%35%33%
To succeed in your professional life20%24%22%26%24%
To be well seen by society8%8%9%10%7%
15-24 years25-34 years35-49 years50-64 years65 years and older
To enjoy oneself39%51%63%67%60%
To learn/discover new things50%46%51%49%51%
To be happy and to be fulfiled13%14%27%35%33%
To succeed in your professional life20%24%22%26%24%
To be well seen by society8%8%9%10%7%
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This statistic display results of a survey conducted in France in February 2015 about the purposes of reading books. For each purpose mentioned above, the percentage refers to the share of respondents who considered this purpose of reading as very important. Results reveal that the importance given to these reading purposes varied according to the age group. For instance, the share of respondents aged 50 to 64 who considered that reading books in order to be happy and fulfiled was very important was over two times higher than the one among respondents aged 25 to 34.
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