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Parental rules for children using mobile devices in the UK 2014, by device

This statistic displays the most commonly set parental rules for using smartphones and tablets in the United Kingdom in 2014 according to children aged eight to sixteen. The most common rule for tablet usage was that children should never "arrange to meet someone that I have only met online."

What rules do your parents set for you for when you're using a smartphone or tablet?

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Release date

January 2014


United Kingdom

Survey time period

December 16, 2013 to January 2, 2014

Number of respondents


Age group


Special properties

all with rules set down by parent for using devices

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* n (tablet) = 1,483; n (smartphone) = 942

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