Thursday, 24 April 2008

Mixed grades for literacy

If the success of Sant Jordi's day on April 23 was not proof enough,
most Catalans consider themselves to be readers, a new study has
found. Commissioned by the bookselling industry in Catalonia, the
report – Hàbits de lectura i compra de llibres a Catalunya – concludes
that some 59.4% of Catalans consider themselves regular or occasional
readers, with the majority claiming to read daily or weekly. (Full
story in printed edition).