US Mobile Phone Audio Listeners and Penetration

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Mobile phone audio listeners (millions)Maximum of two rows can be charted.
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– % of digital audio listenersMaximum of two rows can be charted.
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– % of mobile phone internet usersMaximum of two rows can be charted.
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– % of mobile phone usersMaximum of two rows can be charted.
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– % of internet usersMaximum of two rows can be charted.
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– % of populationMaximum of two rows can be charted.
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Source: eMarketer

Note: mobile phone users of any age who listen to audio via mobile phone through direct download or live stream at least once per month; excludes sideloaded audio, ringtones and ringback tones

Methodology: Estimates are based on the analysis of survey and traffic data from research firms and regulatory agencies; historical trends; and country-specific demographic and socioeconomic factors.

Comparative Estimates from Additional Sources:

Mobile phone audio listeners (% of digital audio listeners), US

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eMarketer,September 2022
Cowen and Company,March 2017
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