On 22nd February 2017, the Guardian published 224,441 words.

The average reader would take 53820 to read all the published content.

That is the equivalent of reading Crime and Punishment (211,591).

Section Words Reading time
football 22986 5460
world 19096 4560
politics 17602 4200
sport 13697 3240
us-news 12777 3060
commentisfree 12715 3000
business 12452 2940
music 12192 2880
uk-news 12142 2880
environment 11286 2700
australia-news 11123 2640
society 9690 2280
books 5340 1260
film 4911 1140
lifeandstyle 4618 1080
sustainable-business 4214 960
stage 3743 840
science 3482 780
tv-and-radio 3247 720
fashion 2495 540
education 2437 540
global-development 2274 540
small-business-network 1989 420
money 1886 420
travel 1840 420
artanddesign 1815 420
media 1750 420
global-development-professionals-network 1718 360
cities 1578 360
technology 1565 360
law 1036 240
culture 974 180
careers 859 180
healthcare-network 780 180
social-care-network 719 120
public-leaders-network 683 120
voluntary-sector-network 627 120
news 103 0
crosswords 0 0