Survey on the frequency of reading aloud to children in Germany 2014

This statistic shows the results of a survey on how often parents read aloud to their children in Germany in 2014. During the survey period it was found that 21 percent of parents stated they read to their son or daughter daily.

How often do you usually read to your son, your daughter?

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Release date

October 2014



Survey time period

7 June 2014 to 1 August 2014

Number of respondents

500 parents with at least one child aged between 2 and 8 years

Special properties

(250 mothers and 250 fathers)

Method of interview

Computer-assisted telephone interviews (CATI)

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "How often do you usually read to your son/daughter?" (original German question: „Wie oft lesen Sie selbst ihrem Sohn/ihrer Tochter im Allgemeinen vor? Ist das …?“)

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