Activities on mobile devices in the United Kingdom (UK) 2013

This survey statistic shows the share of respondents engaging in different activities on their mobile devices in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2013. 95 percent used their mobile devices to check information. 79 percent accessed social networks via their mobile devices while 74 percent used an application to find a location.

Share of respondents engaging in different activities on their mobile devices in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2013, by type of activity

Share of respondents
Checked news, weather & sports95%
Accessed social network (e.g. Facebook)79%
Used app to find location74%
Conducted bank transaction; bill pay67%
Played a game66%
Used a GPS63%
Accessed a video website (e.g. YouTube)56%
Used app to access business network (e.g. LinkedIn)44%
Purchased merchandise from website43%
Download/stream TV show25%
Download/stream movie17%
Made dinner reservations15%
Purchased travel (air, hotel, railway, car rental) online15%
Purchase movie/show ticket11%
Made a hotel or flight reservation10%
Checked into a flight10%
Purchased tickets to live show/sporting event7%
Bought/sold stock7%
Other purchases3%
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Source

Release date

May 2013

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

October 2013 to November 2013

Age group

18 years and older

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