First choice for performing searches according to adults in the United States as of 2018

First choice for performing searches in the U.S. 2018 This statistic presents the most popular first choice for performing searches as stated by adults in the United States as of April 2018. According to the findings, 44 percent of respondents stated their first choice in terms of performing searches was their mobile browser, while in comparison 16 percent stated their first choice being their search engine app or voice search.
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Share of respondents
Mobile browser44%
Search window on phone18%
Voice search16%
Search engine app16%
Friend via text or messaging app6%
Share of respondents
Mobile browser44%
Search window on phone18%
Voice search16%
Search engine app16%
Friend via text or messaging app6%
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This statistic presents the most popular first choice for performing searches as stated by adults in the United States as of April 2018. According to the findings, 44 percent of respondents stated their first choice in terms of performing searches was their mobile browser, while in comparison 16 percent stated their first choice being their search engine app or voice search.
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Release date
January 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
2018
Number of respondents
1,036 respondents

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