Source: eMarketer, January 2023 - May 2023
Note: ages 18+; includes all time spent listening to digital audio on mobile devices (smartphones, feature phones, and tablets); digital audio includes music/other audio content delivered within a website or app (e.g., AM/FM online streams), podcasts (streamed or downloaded), online radio stations, and streaming services; excludes other downloaded audio files (e.g., music MP3s) and digital terrestrial/satellite radio services that are delivered over the air
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 smartphone and 1 hour for TV. Figures are rounded to the nearest minute. Estimates of average time spent with media are based on the total US adult population according to the US Census Bureau 2010 release, not 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.