U.S. Teens Are Even More Addicted To Their Smartphones [Headlines]

U.S. Teens Are Even More Addicted To Their Smartphones [Headlines]

Teens ages 13 to 17 used 256% more mobile data in the third quarter of 2011 than in the same time period of 2010.

Dory Carr-Harris, PSFK
  • 19 december 2011

We already knew that teens out-text the rest of us, but this year their mobile data consumption accelerated at an unprecedented rate as well.

Teens ages 13 to 17 used 256% more mobile data in the third quarter of 2011 than in the same time period of 2010. Teens took in 320 MB of data per month on average, with males using 382 MB and females using 266 MB. Adults between 25 and 34 still use the most mobile data, averaging 578 MB each month. The chart below shows a complete breakdown of mobile data usage by age. Mashable

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