Reading – the top cultural pastime in Scotland

SLAINTE (Information & Libraries Scotland)

SLAINTE reports that the Scottish Government Household Annual Survey for 2009/10 has confirmed that reading for pleasure was by far the most common cultural activity in 2009/2010 with 62% of adults saying that they had read for pleasure during that time. This is in line with previous years. The next most popular activity was dancing (18%), followed by crafts and playing and writing music (both 11%).