Reading habits of 6-17 year olds in Canada 2017, by age group

Share of children and teenagers who read books for fun compared to screen time activities in Canada as of February 2017, by age group

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Release date

May 2017



Survey time period

January 31 to February 6, 2017

Number of respondents

784 respondents

Age group

6-17 years

Special properties

based on activities done 5-7 times per week

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

For further methodology information please see here:
Questions: 1. Now we'd like to know how many days in a week you do each of these activities.
2. How many days a week do you read books for fun?

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