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Mobile Application  Addiction ­  Statistics

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Some facts about mobile app addiction: Mobile computing is on the rise and everybody knows it. From casual games to enterprise app they are everywhere. While majority of us use a mobile device within a specified limit, there are addicts who launch an app more than 60 times a day. According to a recent blog released by flurry with data inputs from Nielsen, a lot of interesting stats has come out that highlights the mobile app addiction of users. Lets look into some of the most significant matrices-

• The number of mobile addicts in 2014 counts to 176 million which is more than the population of entire Russia.

• Females

over-index

males

by

8%

but

that

is

significant share

• The middle aged population (35-54) constitutes to 28% of all the mobile addicts

• Over

indexed

on

the 2

female

side

are

moms,


parenting & education, gamers etc. while on male sides

auto

enthusiasts,

gamers,

parenting

and

catalogue shoppers rule

• Overall 64% games, 60% weather and 56% social networking leads other categories of apps

• 40% of the users check their phones in toilet

• 30% of them check their devices, having meal with someone

• 59% of the users said that they check their phones in the night, before sleep and after waking up • 95% of the teens text while driving • 70% of parents monitor their kids online and their posts

Mobile applications are growing each with more than 3


1000 daily app submissions. Apps have become one of the prime mediums to communicate and lead one’s life. Share your opinion about the story.

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Mobile application addiction statistics