Smartphone ownership in the U.S. 2015-2018, by age group

Here you can see a breakdown of adults who owned a smartphone in the United States from 2015 to 2018, by age group. The survey found that 96 percent of those aged between 18 and 29 years old owned a smartphone in 2018.

Share of adults in the United States who owned a smartphone from 2015 to 2018, by age group

18-2930-4950-6465+
201896%92%79%53%
201794%89%73%46%
201692%88%74%42%
201586%83%58%30%
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Source

Release date

June 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

June 10 to July 12, 2015 / September 29 - November 6, 2016 / Jan. 3 - 10, 2018 / Jan 8-Feb 7, 2019

Number of respondents

1,502 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

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