Duration of current smartphone use in the UK 2017

This statistic shows the share of different durations of smartphone use in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017. The highest share of respondents, which corresponded to 36 percent, used it for the past one to two years, whereas 27 percent only used it for the past 6 to 12 months.
The most important factor when purchasing a new smartphone was stated to be the battery life of the device.

Share of different durations of smartphone use in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017

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Source

Release date

May 2017

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

May 3, 2017 to May 11, 2017

Number of respondents

918 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

respondents are English speaking residential population who own a smartphone

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "How long have you been using your current smartphone?"
The source does not provide any information regarding missing percentage points to 100 percent.

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