How much time do people spend reading?

Americans spend 16.5 minutes a day reading for fun

How much time do people spend reading?

Tick tock People spend very 12 minutes a day reading news, 19 minutes a day reading for fun and less than an hour a day reading for work. How much time are they devoting to your message? Image by Lukas Blazek

 How much time do people spend reading for fun?

How much time do people spend reading for fun?

Americans average 16.5 minutes a day

All time low: Americans spend less than 20 minutes a day reading for fun. How much of that time do you think they’re spending on your piece?


 How much time do people spend reading for business?

How much time do people spend reading for business?

Americans average 48 minutes a day

Time is not on our side: Executives spend less than four hours a week reading for work.


 No time flat

No time flat

Kids spend 12 minutes a day reading periodicals

Sign of the times: Americans ages 8-18 spend nearly eight hours a day with media. They spend less than 3% of that time reading.


 Quotes on time spent reading

Quotes on time spent reading

What writers and others say

“tl;dr: Too long; didn’t read.” — Urban Dictionary


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