On 11th April 2017, the Guardian published 168,959 words.

The average reader would take 40500 to read all the published content.

That is the equivalent of reading Oliver Twist (167,543).

Section Words Reading time
football 21094 5040
world 15431 3660
commentisfree 14538 3480
us-news 13022 3120
business 11312 2700
society 9535 2280
australia-news 6452 1500
sport 6162 1440
books 5778 1380
lifeandstyle 5703 1320
politics 4933 1140
uk-news 4582 1080
money 4506 1080
tv-and-radio 4442 1020
environment 4366 1020
technology 3986 900
education 3909 900
music 3738 840
film 2860 660
sustainable-business 2525 600
science 2307 540
media 2276 540
stage 2198 480
travel 1926 420
cities 1853 420
global 1649 360
culture 1609 360
fashion 1334 300
social-care-network 1033 240
teacher-network 1010 240
news 972 180
global-development 760 180
careers 693 120
gnm-press-office 465 60
crosswords 0 0