According to a survey of more than 1,000 parents, only 33 percent of parents with kids eight years old or younger take the time to read with their children on a nightly basis. At the same time, 50 percent of those parents reported that their kids devote more time to television and video games instead of books.
Below, we’ve embedded an infographic about the results.
Reading is Fundamental and Macy’s commissioned the survey and will launch their annual “Be Book Smart” national literacy campaign on June 21st. This initiative will give away its 10 millionth book this year.