Most popular activities to simultaneously use mobile phone with according to second screen users in the United States as of July 2017

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Share of respondents
While out shopping92%
Spending leisure time90%
Watching TV89%
Talking to family/friends85%
While eating in a restaurant81%
Eating at home78%
While driving59%
In a business meeting54%
When crossing the road44%

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This statistic presents the most popular activities to simultaneously use mobile phone with according to second screen users in the United States in July 2017. During the last survey period, 89 percent of respondents stated that they used their smartphone while watching TV.
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Release date
November 2017
United States
Survey time period
July 2017
Number of respondents
total survey=2,000
Age group
18 to 75 years
Special properties
n=1,634 smartphone owners
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
Question: "How often, if at all, do you use your mobile phone while doing the following activities?"

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