On 24th June 2017, the Guardian published 169,840 words.

The average reader would take 40740 to read all the published content.

That is the equivalent of reading The Grapes of Wrath (169,481).

Section Words Reading time
sport 37035 8880
music 15021 3600
commentisfree 13422 3180
books 12312 2940
world 9613 2280
lifeandstyle 9610 2280
us-news 9076 2160
uk-news 6829 1620
money 6531 1560
politics 6091 1440
football 5033 1200
tv-and-radio 4767 1140
education 4394 1020
business 3937 900
society 3930 900
australia-news 3570 840
science 3350 780
environment 2617 600
global-development 2280 540
stage 1624 360
culture 1273 300
fashion 1076 240
public-leaders-network 866 180
teacher-network 858 180
healthcare-network 814 180
global 790 180
news 785 180
small-business-network 706 120
film 568 120
media 532 120
technology 490 60
crosswords 40 0