Smartphone overdependence for children South Korea 2018, by age group

This statistic shows the result of a survey on the smartphone overdependence for children aged three to nine in South Korea in 2018, broken down by age group. In 2018, around 21.5 percent of children aged six to nine had smartphone dependence.

Share of children with smartphone overdependence in South Korea in 2018, by age group

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Release date

February 2019


South Korea

Survey time period


Number of respondents

28,575 respondents in 10,000 households

Age group

3-69 years

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

*Figures refer to smartphone user groups at high/potential risk levels of smartphone overdependence. Smartphone dependence is classified as high risk, potential risk, and general user group according to smartphone overdepdendce scale by National Information Society Agency (NIA) in 2016.

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