Use of a mobile phone to go online in the UK 2013-2017, by gender

Do you use a mobile phone to go online?*

Use of a mobile phone to go online in the UK 2013-2017, by gender This statistic displays the findings of a survey on the use of a mobile phone to go online in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2013 to 2017, by gender. During the survey in 2013 it was found, that more female than male respondents used mobile phones to access the internet. This trend continued until 2015 and the disparity between the genders' use of mobile phones to go online widened to 5 percent. During the most recent survey wave, however, it was reported that 67 percent of male respondents used their smartphones to access the internet, five percentage points less than their responding female counterparts.
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Do you use a mobile phone to go online?*

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20132014**201520162017
Females60%61%67%76%72%
Males59%60%62%77%67%
20132014**201520162017
Females60%61%67%76%72%
Males59%60%62%77%67%
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This statistic displays the findings of a survey on the use of a mobile phone to go online in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2013 to 2017, by gender. During the survey in 2013 it was found, that more female than male respondents used mobile phones to access the internet. This trend continued until 2015 and the disparity between the genders' use of mobile phones to go online widened to 5 percent. During the most recent survey wave, however, it was reported that 67 percent of male respondents used their smartphones to access the internet, five percentage points less than their responding female counterparts.
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