Frequency of computer use among children in the U.S. 2011-2017

This statistic presents information on frequency of computer use among children in the United States from 2011 to 2017. In 2017, nine percent of responding parents said that their child used the computer once a week.

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Source

Release date

October 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

2011: May 27 to June 15, 2011; 2013: May 20 to June 12, 2013; 2017: January 20 to February 10, 2017

Number of respondents

2011: n = 1,384; 2013: n = 1,463; 2017: n = 1,454

Special properties

parents of children aged 0-8 years

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Percentages may not total 100 percent due to rounding, refused/don’t know responses, or because multiple responses were allowed.
Figures for 2011 and 2013 come from an earlier edition of the report.

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