Monday, January 31, 2011

Q8. Task 1 - Graph (Solved) (Table graph)

The tabular graph vividly depicts and compares the favourite pastimes in eight different countries.

From the first glance, according to totals, it is evident that Reading is the most preferred pastime for all eight countries with Japan having the highest preference. The lowest preferred pastime is sleeping.

About 60% of Canadians, Australians and Americans like watching television. On the other hand, this figure is quite low for China where only 15% of people watch television. Americans like music at 23%, however, only 2 to 5% of people in the other countries feel the same way.

20% of people in England enjoy sleeping as a pastime whereas in Canada and the USA, the figure is only 2%. The Chinese like hobbies the most at 50%, as compared to only 20% in France. The highest percentage of beach-lovers is in Australia and the USA at 30% each.

Overall, it is apparent from the graph that Japan's only favourite pastime is Reading.