Are Parents Spending Too Much Time on Their Devices?

Parents spending more time on cell phones
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9 to 5 Mac – “The majority of parents now feel they spend too much time on their mobile devices, and more than a third of teens agree with them.”

New York Times – “Today, about four in 10 teenagers believe their parents are addicted to or spend too much time on their mobile devices.”

Statista – “According to a new study by Common Sense a majority of parents and teens used their phone right before going to bed and right when waking up, habits that studies have found to be harmful.”

Below is a chart that shows the share of parents and teens who feel the other spends too much time on their devices.

Infographic: Are Parents Spending Too Much Time on Their Devices?  | Statista






Map Source: Statista