Read the following newspaper article about
TV viewing habits.
Surprise Results from TV Survey
It's official! We're watching less TV than a year ago. KNR Statistics
have released the latest figures on our TV viewing habits and
they show some surprising results.
Last year the average person watched 23.2 hours of TV a week.
This year the average person watched only 20.7 hours of TV per
And here are some more surprising facts:
Women watch two hours more TV
per week than men.
Parents watch more TV than their
The older you are, the more TV
And we don't watch as much sport as
you might think!
We spend only 5% of our time watching
sport, but 38% of our time watching drama shows and 27% of our
time watching news and current affairs programs.
So why are we watching less TV? Well, really, we are just
changing one screen for another. While fewer people are watching
TV, more and more people are using the Internet. In 43.6%
of households at least one person regularly uses the Internet.
What we watch
Number of TV viewing hours per week by age