Adblocking software or apps usage in Canada 2017, by device

This statistic presents information on the usage of adblocking software or apps in Canada as of April 2017, broken down by device. According to the findings, 17 percent of Canadian Windows PC owners stated they used a software or app for blocking online ads.

Usage of adblocking software or apps in Canada as of April 2017, by device

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Release date

May 2017



Survey time period

April 2017

Number of respondents


Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

device owners

Supplementary notes

*Device sample numbers were as follows:
Windows PC n=1,379; Apple/Mac PC n=269; Tablet n=832; Smartphone n=1,110.
Original question: "Please indicate whether or not you are currently using an ad blocker on each of your devices."

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