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Device usage increase due to the coronavirus in the UK in 2020

Since the coronavirus pandemic hit the United Kingdom, 46 percent of respondents to a survey conducted at the end of July 2020 said they had increased their smartphone use. Just under a quarter said they had spent more time using a smart TV or media streaming device.

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Increased media device usage due to the coronavirus outbreak among internet users in the United Kingdom (UK) as of July 2020

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Source

Release date

July 2020

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

July 2020

Number of respondents

1,012 respondents

Age group

16-64 years

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: ": Which device(s) have you been spending more time using since the start of the coronavirus / COVID-19 outbreak?"

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