Tablet ownership in the U.S. in 2012-2013, by race

This statistic shows the percentage of American adults of different ethnic/racial backgrounds who reported owning a tablet as of mid 2012 and mid 2013. Through the survey it was discovered that only 20 percent of Hispanic Americans owned a tablet compared to 25 percent of White Americans in 2012.

Share of American adults who owned a tablet in 2012 and 2013, by race

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Release date

June 2013


United States

Survey time period

July 16 to August 7, 2012
April 17 to May 19, 2013

Number of respondents

n 2012= 2,253<br>n 2013= 2,252

Age group

8-19 years

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

Sample size breakdown 2012:
White, non-hispanic n=1,627
Black, non-hispanic n=266
Hispanic n=230

Sample size breakdown 2013:
White, non-hispanic n=1,571
Black, non-hispanic n=252
Hispanic n=249

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