3 Describe Image (Pie Chart) -Sample Answer - PTE Speaking

3 Describe Image (Pie Chart) -Sample Answer – PTE Speaking

Describe Image (Pie Chart) – You will be given a pie chart. You are required to study the pie chart for 25 seconds and record your answer in 40 seconds.

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Speaking Section – Describe Image (Pie Chart)

  1. Describe the given below pie chart


The pie chart is about distribution of sources of energy. The two graphs show that oil was the major energy source in the USA in both 1980 and 1990 and that coal, natural gas and hydroelectric power remained in much the same proportions. On the other hand, there was a dramatic rise in nuclear power, which doubled its percentage over the ten years. To conclude, we can say that USA has started shifting from oil to nuclear power.

2. Describe the given below pie chart


The two pie charts compare the percentages of online sales across different retail sectors in Canada in the years 2005 and 2010. In 2010, Food & Beverage captures the largest proportion of the online market with 32%market share while Home Furnishings holds smallest portion of online sales. During the five-year period, we can see that people are preferring to purchase video game and food & beverage online whereas online sales of home furnishing industry & electronics and appliance have fallen considerably.

3. Describe the given below pie chart



The given illustration compares the amounts spent on restaurant foods and on home cooking foods in four different years. In the year 1990, 90% of total food budget was spent on home-made foods but in 2010, a average family spent only 50 % of total budget on home made meals. It shows people’s habit of having meals in restaurants. To conclude, we can say that through more than thirty years, having meals in a restaurant whether in fast food or sit-down one has become very popular.

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