Premium
Premium statistics

Industry-specific and extensively researched technical data (partially from exclusive partnerships).

A paid subscription is required for full access.

Smartphones: daily time spent using phone in the UK 2017

Share of daily amounts of time spent using smartphones in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017

by S. O'Dea, last edited Aug 9, 2019
Smartphones: daily time spent using phone in the UK 2017 Approximately one-third of smartphone users in the United Kingdom report spending an hour or more on their phone, while 14 percent claim to use it for less than 10 minutes daily. That is the finding of a survey conducted by Statista GmbH, conducted in May 2017.
Smartphone use around the world

Worldwide, 96 percent of smartphone users report spending an hour or more using the devices, with nearly half of those reporting more than five hours of daily use.

Smartphones: the modern multi-tool

   While they are in use, smartphones are utilized for purposes well beyond simply communicating with one another. Smartphones were the main device used to browse the Internet in the UK during March 2018, with users reporting that 62 percent of their time spent online was spent on a smartphone.

In the United States during the first quarter of 2018, those aged between 18 and 34 years of age reported watching 106 minutes of video content on their devices weekly, and 142 minutes of each day was spent browsing the internet.
Show more

Share of daily amounts of time spent using smartphones in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account!

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
I think of Statista as Google for researchers. Statista provides you with the information you search for right away.
Dr. Horst Stipp

Dr. Horst Stipp
EVP, Research & Innovation, Advertising Research Foundation

Statistics on "Smartphones in the U.S."
  • Users & penetration
  • Sales & shipments
  • Market share
  • Usage & consumer behavior
Discover Statista
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.