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Phone, Phones on the Range: The Ultimate Cell Phone Stats Quiz
by Staff
Can you guess how many texts your typical teen sends? Or how many cell phones are in the world? Take our challenge and see if you can pass without calling for help.

How many cell phone users are there in the United States over the age of 13?

  • around 230 million
  • around 200 million
  • around 180 million

How many text message do Americans receive every day?

  • roughly 1,000,000,000
  • roughly 200,000,000,000,000
  • roughly 30,000,000,000

How many texts does the average teen send every month in the United States?

  • about 1,000
  • about 2,500
  • about 3,400

What's the number one most used capability of a cell phone?

  • Text messaging
  • Clock
  • Voice calls

In America, what percentage of cell phones are smartphones?

  • more than 25 percent
  • more than 50 percent
  • more than 60 percent

What is the most popular cell phone capability?

  • text message
  • picture taking
  • all of the above

What percentage of cell phone owners regularly use texting features?

  • about 50 percent
  • about 90 percent
  • about 75 percent

What percentage of people use their cell phones for email?

  • about 80 percent
  • about 40 percent
  • about 50 percent

About how many cell phones are in use across the world?

  • about 3 billion
  • about 4 billion
  • about 2 billion

How many adult cell phone owners use their phones to search for bits of information?

  • about 70 percent
  • about 50 percent
  • about 35 percent

Of the world's 4 billion phones, how many are smartphones?

  • about 500 million
  • about 1 billion
  • about 800 million

What percentage of people watch videos on their mobile phones?

  • roughly 25 percent
  • roughly 38 percent
  • roughly 52 percent

How many people use their smartphones for Internet access while watching television?

  • about 90 percent
  • about 80 percent
  • about 70 percent

How many hours per day do Americans socialize using their cellphones?

  • 6 hours
  • 8 hours
  • 3 hours

What percentage of cell phone owners user their devices for entertainment?

  • about 40 percent
  • about 60 percent
  • about 50 percent

What percentage of mobile Internet is used to socialize?

  • about 70 percent
  • about 90 percent
  • about 80 percent

In percentage terms, how many people between the ages of 18 and 29 do online banking tasks with their phones?

  • 34 percent
  • 29 percent
  • 22 percent

What percentage of adults over the age of 65 use their phones to access social networking sites?

  • about 2 percent
  • about 8 percent
  • about 12 percent

How many people in the United States use the Web on cell phones?

  • about 80 million
  • about 50 million
  • about 60 million

What percentage of smartphone owners use their device as their primary tool for Internet access?

  • 80 percent
  • 70 percent
  • 25 percent