Most time-consuming online activities in Norway 2018

In the last quarter of 2018 in Norway, 50 percent of the respondents, who thought they spent too much time online, believed that social media was the most time-consuming activity. Furthermore, 16 percent of the respondents lost track of time when reading online newspapers. In comparison, watching a movie or playing games online accounted for nine percent of the respondents' internet activities each, during this period.

Which of the following online activities do you spend too much time on?

Share of respondents
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Release date

March 2019



Survey time period

Q4 2018

Number of respondents

501 respondents

Age group

15 years and older

Special properties

Respondents who thought they spent too much time online

Method of interview

Email survey

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: ": Hvilken nettaktivitet mener du at du bruker for mye tid på?"

*This percentage is assumed.

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