Daily time spent with media in the U.S. 2015-2018, by type of use

The timeline presents the average time spent with media per adult per day in the United States from the second quarter of 2015 to the third quarter of 2018, broken down by type of use. An average adult spent 29 minutes per day using a game console in the third quarter of 2018, up from 21 minutes in the corresponding quarter of 2017.

Daily time spent with selected media in the United States from 2nd quarter 2015 to 3rd quarter 2018

Live TVDVR/Time-shifted TVAM/FM radioDVD/Blu-Ray deviceGame consoleMultimedia deviceInternet on a PCApp/web on a smartphoneApp/web on a tablet
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Release date

March 2019


United States

Survey time period

Q2 2015 to Q3 2018

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

based on total U.S. population

Supplementary notes

The time has been converted into minutes.

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