IELTS Academic Task 1 Sample Essay 16: Billing Distribution for the Month of August 2015
The pie chart above depicts the distribution of total billing between five buildings for the month of August 2015.
Building A accounted for the greatest share of the billing, at 24.3 percent. Next was Building C, with exactly 22 percent of the total. Third, Building E’s share amounted to 20.1 percent. Building B took up 17.2 percent of the billing. The smallest share was that of Building D, at 16.4 percent.
Based on this pie chart, one can see that the billing was distributed relatively evenly between the five buildings. The percentage figures that accompany this visual representation all one to calculate more precisely the difference between the largest and smallest shares of the billing. Building A, with the greatest share, accounted for 8.9 percentage points more than the building with the smallest share, Building D. The three other buildings’ billing share was clustered in the gap between 24.3 and 16.4 percent.
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