#Trending-Wed 8/01/18: Americans Spend 11 Hours a Day Consuming Media

posted by Trevor D - 

Americans Spend 11 Hours a Day Consuming Media . . . and Radio Is the Most Common

 

 

According to the latest numbers from Nielsen, Americans now spend an average of over 11 hours a day consuming media.

  

Radio is the most common form of media people take in . . . 92% of people listen to radio in an average week.  TV is second, at 88% . . . and smart phones are third, at 79%.  Here's how our 11 hours a day break down . . .

  

1.  Live TV, recorded TV, or a device like a Roku, 5.2 hours a day.

 

2.  Using your smart phone, 2.4 hours.

 

3.  Radio, 1.8 hours.

 

4.  Using a tablet, 0.8 hours.

 

5.  Using the computer for non-work purposes, 0.7 hours.

 

6.  Playing video games, 0.2 hours.

 

7.  Watching a DVD or Blu-Ray, 0.1 hours. 

  

(Quartz)

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