Task 1 IELTS Report About Children’s Activities

The pie charts below show the result of a survey of children’s activities. Here is a sample report on this topic. Need help with IELTS writing? Get your IELTS essays, letters and reports corrected by me.

Task 1 Academic IELTS Report Sample

The pie charts show the result of a survey conducted among boys and girls about their recreational activities. It is evident that the only activity that is equally popular among both girls and boys is listening to music. 10% of them listen to music. Computer games are the most favourite pastime of boys followed by basketball. While 34% of boys play computer games in their leisure time, 26% of them play basketball.

Dancing is the most popular activity (27%) among girls followed by reading (21%). Interestingly, reading is the least popular activity among boys with only 2% of them engaging in it. Soccer and skateboarding are the other activities popular among boys with 17% and 11% of them engaging in these activities respectively. Besides dancing, other physical activities popular among girls were gymnastics (11%) and netball (15%). Overall, it is evident that there is considerable differences in the leisure time activities of boys and girls.

Band 7.5 IELTS report sample 2

The pie charts illustrate data on children’s hobbies, divided by gender. Overall, boys prefer outdoor sports whereas girls have a liking for indoor activities. Although there are some similarities, it can be seen that playing computer games is the most popular activity among boys whereas among girls it is dancing. With regard to boys, around 50% of them like outdoor sports out of which basketball and soccer are the most popular at 26% and 17% respectively, followed by skateboarding which is liked by 11% of boys. However, 34% of the boys love computer games as their main hobby, and it is their most preferred activity. While reading is the second most popular activity among girls with 21% of them pursuing it, only 2% of boys enjoy reading. Girls, on the other hand, enjoy indoor games. While 27% of them enjoy dancing, 11% of them like gymnastics. Netball, which is the only outdoor sport played by girls, is liked by 15% of them. While an equal proportion of boys and girls enjoy listening to music (10%), only 16% of girls play computer games unlike boys for whom it is the most preferred activity (34%).

Band 8 IELTS report sample 3

The pie charts illustrate the leisure time activities of boys and girls. The most popular activity among boys is playing computer games with as much as 34% of them engaging in it. Basketball and soccer are the second and third most popular activities among boys and see the participation of 26% and 17% of them respectively. Other pastimes that boys partake in are skateboarding, and music amounting to around 10% each and the least popular activity among boys is reading. On the other hand, the most common activity for females is dancing, with more than a quarter of them participating in it. The second most popular activity among girls is reading (21%). Sports like netball and gymnastics have a lower participation of 15% and 11%. Similar to boys (put a comma here) music only has 10% participation and is the least popular activity for females. In conclusion, sports and computer games are the most popular with boys while reading is the least popular. However, the majority of girls prefer reading and dancing.

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