“reading” Charts

To Put in a Good Word, Put in a Good Read »

It's no surprise that reading more expands our vocabularies. This study found that by age 15, children reading "not much"…

by: Rachel
views: 242
Score: 7

#WeNeedDiverseBooks »

Have you seen the #WeNeedDiverseBooks hashtag? This chart shows why it's true. Of 3,200 recently published children's books received by…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 425
Score: 6

Mass Illiteracy - The Unequal Education of Women »

Much of Sub-Sahara Africa and other developing countries fail to educate women. In fact, nearly one in two of the…

Kathleen Reynolds
by: Kathleen Reynolds
views: 293
Score: 4

Lower Educational Scores Linked to Income Inequality »

In an international analysis published in Lancet, and an analysis of the 50 US states published in Social Science and…

Equality Trust
by: Equality Trust
views: 256
Score: 4

Who Really Reads in America? (2014) »

These percentages show that reading in America really isn't popular - people don't often engage with books. However, people who…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 39

Americans Are Actually Big Fans of Public Libraries »

In the age of e-readers and smartphones, Americans still make good use of their public libraries for the variety of…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 50

The Most Popular Books Of All Time »

While all of these works certainly made an enormous impact in the world of literature, the Bible stands head-and-shoulders above…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 63

Older, Wiser, and Reading Less »

Reading rates for children and adolescents are in decline. Not only are children reading less than they did three decades…

by: Rachel
views: 42

Giraffe Hero Helps Children Read in Poor, Rural Colombia »

Luis Soriano, a schoolteacher in Colombia, is so dedicated to spreading knowledge that he packs books into his country's bandit-ridden…

Giraffe Heroes Project
by: Giraffe Heroes Project
views: 170

Teacher response to expected bonuses »

Imagine how motivated a teacher would be to put in extra effort if the likelihood of qualifying for the bonus…

by: AEI
views: 89

Easy Reading: Printed Books vs. E-books »

To find out which book type was better for different purposes, Pew surveyed Americans who have read both e-books and…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 70