Average Time Spent per Day with Mobile by US Mobile Phone Users

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Source: eMarketer

Note: ages 18+ who use at least once per month; includes all activities on all mobile phones (smartphones and feature phones), except for voice calls on the cellular network; includes VoIP apps or video chat apps such as Skype; includes all time spent with nonvoice mobile activities

Additional Note: Time spent with each medium includes multitasking; for example, 1 hour of multitasking on a smartphone while watching TV is counted as 1 hour for TV and 1 hour for smartphone. Figures are rounded to the nearest minute. Estimates of average time spent with media are based on the number of users of each medium.

Methodology: Estimates are based on the analysis of estimates from other research firms, consumer media consumption, device adoption trends, company reports, primary research and interviews.

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