Tablet usage among children in Great Britain 2014, by age group

Do you use a tablet for any of the following?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 11, 2014
Tablet usage among children in Great Britain 2014, by age group This statistic displays activities children carried out on tablets in Great Britain as of January 2014, according to children aged 8 to 16 years old, split by age group. Tablets were most commonly used for playing games among the younger age group, at 90 percent of childen aged 8 to 12.
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Do you use a tablet for any of the following?

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8-1213-16
Playing games90%82%
To learn things78%72%
Watching videos77%80%
Downloading apps72%76%
Browsing online70%85%
Taking pictures or films55%49%
Chating with friends42%55%
Video chat (e.g. Skype or FaceTime)42%55%
Watching TV41%55%
Social networking (e.g. Facebook or Twitter)38%71%
None of the above0%2%
8-1213-16
Playing games90%82%
To learn things78%72%
Watching videos77%80%
Downloading apps72%76%
Browsing online70%85%
Taking pictures or films55%49%
Chating with friends42%55%
Video chat (e.g. Skype or FaceTime)42%55%
Watching TV41%55%
Social networking (e.g. Facebook or Twitter)38%71%
None of the above0%2%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 11, 2014
This statistic displays activities children carried out on tablets in Great Britain as of January 2014, according to children aged 8 to 16 years old, split by age group. Tablets were most commonly used for playing games among the younger age group, at 90 percent of childen aged 8 to 12.
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