Substitutes for TV set use during primetime in the U.S. 2004-2015

What activities do you do instead of watching TV during the 8-9 pm primetime hour?

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Release date

September 2015


United States

Survey time period

April 23 to May 5, 2015

Number of respondents

2004: n=294; 2008: n=224; 2012: n=218; 2015: n=209

Age group

18-49 years

Special properties

among respondents who did not use TV yesterday in hour

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Mentions lower than four percent for 2015 not shown.
This question was phrased by the source as follows: "You indicated that you did not use a TV set from 8 to 9 PM ET/PT(7 to 8 PM CT/MT) yesterday. What were you doing yesterday at that time instead of using TV?"

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