Time spent listening to music via selected sources in the U.S. 2018, by age group

Share of time spent listening to music via selected sources in the United States as of July 2018, by age group

by Amy Watson, last edited Apr 17, 2019
Time spent listening to music via selected sources in the U.S. 2018, by age group This statistic illustrates the distribution of time spent listening to music on selected devices by consumers in the United States as of July 2018, broken down by age group. During the survey, it was found that on-demand streaming accounted for 60 percent of time spent listening to music among respondents aged 16 to 19 years old, whereas for respondents aged between 35 and 44 this figure amounted to 24 percent.
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Share of time spent listening to music via selected sources in the United States as of July 2018, by age group

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FM/AM radioOn-demand streamingDigital downloads/filesOther internet radioCDsSatellite radioAM/FM radio stations streamed onlineVinyl
Total31%27%10%12%5%7%5%3%
16-1912%60%9%11%2%2%2%2%
20-2412%49%11%17%2%3%4%2%
25-3427%33%9%16%3%5%5%2%
35-4430%24%11%14%5%7%7%2%
45-5442%15%12%10%7%7%6%1%
55-6445%11%11%8%7%11%7%0%
65+45%8%6%9%10%14%5%3%
FM/AM radioOn-demand streamingDigital downloads/filesOther internet radioCDsSatellite radioAM/FM radio stations streamed onlineVinyl
Total31%27%10%12%5%7%5%3%
16-1912%60%9%11%2%2%2%2%
20-2412%49%11%17%2%3%4%2%
25-3427%33%9%16%3%5%5%2%
35-4430%24%11%14%5%7%7%2%
45-5442%15%12%10%7%7%6%1%
55-6445%11%11%8%7%11%7%0%
65+45%8%6%9%10%14%5%3%
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by Amy Watson, last edited Apr 17, 2019
This statistic illustrates the distribution of time spent listening to music on selected devices by consumers in the United States as of July 2018, broken down by age group. During the survey, it was found that on-demand streaming accounted for 60 percent of time spent listening to music among respondents aged 16 to 19 years old, whereas for respondents aged between 35 and 44 this figure amounted to 24 percent.
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