IELTS Academic Writing Task 1 with answer.
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.
The table shows the results of a survey of people’s perception of celebrity news coverage.
Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.
You should write at least 150 words.
The table depicts how people react to celebrity news coverage. Overall, it is obvious that a higher percentages of readers think that famous people get too much news coverage and TV news provides the highest ratio of celebrity news.
According to the provided data, 85% people believe that celebrities get more news coverage than they deserve. Only 7 of such news followers say that the coverage happens at the right amount while almost a similar percentage of viewers deem the coverage is not enough.
In terms of celebrity news coverage responsibilities, more than half of the audience believe that news organisations are responsible for that. Around one-third of them say the people are responsible for it and only 7% of them state that both the news and public are responsible. Finally, 60% respondents said that TV news gave the celebrity updates while 15% of them pointed out the Internet and websites make the coverage. According to 12% survey takers, newspapers spread the celebrity news and 5% of them indicated radio to the media to do this.