Type of mobile phone owned by adults in the United States 2018

This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. adults who own a smartphone or another kind of cell phone in 2018, sorted by age groups. 96 percent of 18-29 year-olds own a smartphone, while 4 percent of that age group own another kind of cell phone.

Percentage of U.S. Americans owning either a smartphone or another type of cell phone, by age group in 2018

Age groupAny cellphoneSmartphoneCellphone, but not smartphone
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Source

Release date

June 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

Jan 8-Feb 7, 2019

Number of respondents

1,502 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

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Statistics on "Smartphones in the U.S."

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