# Read Information from a Pictogram

In this worksheet, students will read information from a simple pictogram where 2, 5 and 10 ratios are used.

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Statistics

Curriculum subtopic:   Charts and Diagrams

Difficulty level:

#### Worksheet Overview

In this activity, we will read information from a simple pictogram.

In a pictogram, the picture often stands for more than one person or item.

Example 1

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 5 people.

 Favourite TV programmes Sport Soaps Quiz Comedy

How many people preferred soaps?

Three TVs stands for 3 × 5 = 15 people.

15 people preferred soaps.

Example 2

A survey is carried out on favourite types of TV programmes.

The results are shown in this pictogram.

Each TV stands for 2 people.

 Favourite TV programmes Sport Soaps Quiz Comedy

How many people took part in the survey?

Count the TVs.

There are 12 TVs in total.

12 TVs stands for 12 × 2 = 24 people.

24 people took part in the survey.

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