Devices providing a distraction for kids when parents are busy in the UK in 2015

To what extent do you agree with the following statement? "Screens (e.g. tablets, computers, smartphones and TVs) are a good distraction for my children when I am busy or tired"

by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 1, 2015
Devices providing a distraction for kids when parents are busy in the UK in 2015 This online survey of parents in the United Kingdom (UK) shows the extent to which respondents agreed with the statement: "Screens (e.g. tablets, computers, smartphones and TVs) are a good distraction for my children when I am busy or tired". A total of 63 percent of respondents reported that they think screens are a good distraction for their children when they are busy, while a total of 29 percent reported they do not think it is a good distraction.
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To what extent do you agree with the following statement? "Screens (e.g. tablets, computers, smartphones and TVs) are a good distraction for my children when I am busy or tired"

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Distribution of respondents
Strongly agree14%
Tend to agree49%
Tend to disagree19%
Strongly disagree10%
Don't know8%
Distribution of respondents
Strongly agree14%
Tend to agree49%
Tend to disagree19%
Strongly disagree10%
Don't know8%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 1, 2015
This online survey of parents in the United Kingdom (UK) shows the extent to which respondents agreed with the statement: "Screens (e.g. tablets, computers, smartphones and TVs) are a good distraction for my children when I am busy or tired". A total of 63 percent of respondents reported that they think screens are a good distraction for their children when they are busy, while a total of 29 percent reported they do not think it is a good distraction.
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