On 23rd April 2017, the Guardian published 149,834 words.

The average reader would take 35940 to read all the published content.

That is the equivalent of reading Moll Flanders (138,087).

Section Words Reading time
football 31035 7440
world 20350 4860
lifeandstyle 13520 3240
sport 12782 3060
politics 10094 2400
commentisfree 6666 1560
tv-and-radio 5256 1260
us-news 4539 1080
artanddesign 4457 1020
australia-news 3951 900
music 3570 840
stage 3412 780
film 3257 780
business 2968 660
books 2908 660
media 2789 660
culture 2338 540
money 2273 540
uk-news 1925 420
environment 1831 420
travel 1761 420
technology 1697 360
society 1556 360
voluntary-sector-network 943 180
law 917 180
crosswords 882 180
science 743 120
fashion 490 60
news 459 60
careers 331 60
community 134 0