Children's reading frequency of books in Denmark 2017, by gender

This statistic displays the survey showing the share of children aged 9 to 14 years who read books in their free time in Denmark in 2017, by frequency and gender. During the survey period of 2017, 27 percent of boys in Denmark aged 9 to14 years stated to be reading books almost everyday in their leisure time.

How often do you read books in your leisure time?

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Release date

August 2017



Survey time period


Number of respondents

6,950 respondents

Age group

9-14 years

Special properties

not including homework

Method of interview


Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: " Hvor ofte læser du bøger i fritiden? (Ikke lektier)"

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