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IELTS Writing Task Recent Actual Tests – 2022

Summary of IELTS Writing 2022 exam questions with fast and accurate updated samples to help IELTS test takers grasp the trend of the topic and the difficulty of the IELTS exam.

IELTS Writing Task 2 Recent Actual Tests – 2023

IELTS Writing 10/2022


  • Task 1: The table below shows information about the population of New Zealand from 2011 to 2012 by age group.
Group20112012Percentage of change
All ages4,381,2694,410,284+ 0.6%
Under 15898,160896,364– 0.2%
15-391,577,2561,574,102– 0.2%
40-641,331,9071,339,898+ 0.6%
65+573,946596,903+ 4.0%
  • Task 2: The most important function of music is that it helps people reduce stress. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?

IELTS Writing 9/2022


  • Task 1: The chart below shows the annual rice production in 4 countries in 1995,2005,2015
  • Task 2: Some people say that we do not need printed paper newspapers. Do you agree or disagree?


  • Task 1: The charts show information about children learning musical instruments in 1996 and 2016 in the UK.
  • Task 2: Many people believe that scientific research should be carried out and controlled by governments rather than private companies. To what extent do you agree or disagree?


  • Task 1: The charts below give information about the price of tickes on one airline between Sydney and Melbourne, Australia, over a two-week period in 2013
  • Task 2: Technology causes more problems for modern society than it solves. Do you agree or disagree?


  • Task 1: The table shows the percentages of adults in urban and rural a areas who took part in 4 fee time activities in 1990 and 2010.
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  • Task 2: Some people think that detailed descriptions of crime scenes in newspapers and on TV can have a bad influence on the public, so this kind of information should be restricted in the media. To what extent do you agree or disagree?

IELTS Writing 8/2022


  • Task 1: The table shows the frequency of adults using the internet in one European country from 2006 to 2010.
3 times/month15%15%10%8%5%
  • Task 2: As transport and accommodation problems are increasing in many cities, some governments are encouraging businesses to move to rural areas. Do you think the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?


  • Task 1: The table below presents the food consumption per a person weekly in European country in 1992, 2002 and 2012.
  • Task 2: Some people claim that public museums and art galleries will no longer be necessary because people can see historical objects and works of art by using a computer. Do you agree or disagree?


  • Task 1: The graph below show the value of clothing exported from Bangladesh between 1998 and 2012, and the pie chart shows the destinations and value of exported clothing in 2012.
  • Task 2: Many people believe that good planning is the key factor to success in life, while others believe that other factors like hard work or luck are important. Discuss both views and give your opinion.


  • Task 1: The diagram details the process of making wool.
  • Task 2: There are several factors that motivate people to stay in the workforce, and money is the most important factor. To what extent do you agree or disagree?

IELTS Writing 7/2022


  • Task 1: The chart below shows the percentages of males and females with higher education qualifications in five countries in 2001.
  • Task 2: People aim to achieve a balance between their work and personal life, but few people achieve it. What are the causes of the problem? How to overcome it?


  • Task 1: The chart below shows the results of the survey of business people in three different years about factors that make managers good at their jobs. Respondents rated the factors from 1 to 5, according to the importance.
  • Task 2: In some parts of the world it is increasingly popular to research the history of one’s own family. Why do people want to do this? Is it a positive or negative development?


  • Task 1: The charts below give information about different types of waste disposed of in one country in 1960 and 2011.
  • Task 2: Large companies use sport events to promote their products. Some people think this has a negative impact on sports. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
  • Task 1: The diagram below shows the stages in processing cocoa beans.
  • Task 2: Nowadays people depend on technology in their free time. Is this a positive or negative development?

IELTS Writing 6/2022


  • Task 1: The table below shows the questionnaire about opinions of club members and general public for the new theatre in one town in 2012.
Club members72%26%2%
General public64%24%8%
Club members54%30%16%
General public66%20%14%
Club members88%10%2%
General public53%40%7%
  • Task 2: Some people believe that the government should not spend money on international aid when they have their own disadvantaged people, like the homeless and unemployed. To what extent do you agree or disagree?


  • Task 1: The table shows data about what people in the UK thought the government should increase spending on.
  • Task 2: The best way to solve the world’s environmental problem is to increase the cost of fuel for cars and other vehicles. To what extent do you agree or disagree?


  • Task 1: The maps show how the industrial area will change into a housing area in the future
  • Task 2: Pop stars earn much more than classical music performers. Discuss both views and give your opinion?


  • Task 1: The charts below show the percentage of male and female workers in country A and country B. Summarize the information by selecting and reporting the main features and make comparisons where relevant.
  • Task 2: Environmental damage is the problem of most countries. What factors damage the environment and who should take responsibility?


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