May 31, 2018

US Teens Who Own/Have Access to Desktop/Laptop vs. Smartphone, by Demographic, April 2018 (% of population in each group)


This chart shows the percent of US teens who own or have access to a desktop/laptop computer and/or a smartphone. Data is segmented by gender and race/ethnicity demographics including female, male, Hispanic, white and Black.


Data is from a May 2018 Pew Research Center report titled "Teens, Social Media and Technology 2018" conducted by NORC. 743 US teens ages 13-17 from NORC's AmeriSpeak panel were surveyed online and via telephone during March 7-April 10, 2018. Additionally, 1,058 parents from the panel who have teens ages 13-17 were surveyed. The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research at the University of Chicago is a social science market research center focused on news.