On 31st July 2017, the Guardian published 177,329 words.

The average reader would take 42540 to read all the published content.

That is the equivalent of reading Catch-22 (174,269).

Section Words Reading time
australia-news 17373 4140
football 15023 3600
commentisfree 14710 3480
sport 13099 3120
tv-and-radio 10418 2460
uk-news 9524 2280
world 8515 2040
business 7914 1860
us-news 7524 1800
technology 7060 1680
books 6933 1620
politics 6695 1560
film 6354 1500
lifeandstyle 6266 1500
environment 5961 1380
travel 4792 1140
society 4047 960
cities 3509 840
money 3244 720
media 2381 540
artanddesign 1709 360
science 1684 360
small-business-network 1241 240
culture 1184 240
music 1066 240
careers 1017 240
law 991 180
social-care-network 945 180
stage 868 180
fashion 862 180
housing-network 803 180
global-development 711 120
sainsbury-s 705 120
healthcare-network 663 120
voluntary-sector-network 649 120
crosswords 540 120
news 349 60