Technology Addiction Statistics [Fresh Research]

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"63% of adults say they sleep with their phone next to them."

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"50% of teens feel addicted to their mobile devices."

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"Nearly 95% of college students bring their phone to bed with them."

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"47% of younger users (ages 18-29) admit they are addicted to the internet."

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"30% of children aged eight and under have used a tablet or smartphone."

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"Over 210 million people worldwide suffer from internet and technology addiction."

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"Individuals who check their phone immediately before bed are more likely to suffer from interrupted sleep."

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"80% of American adults believe that digital devices are making people less human."

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"Technology addiction affects 8-15% of children and adolescents."

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"People who use technology for more than 7 hours a day are significantly more likely to develop depression."

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"The average American checks their phone 96 times a day."

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"Internet addiction can lead to reductions in gray matter in parts of the brain over time."

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"66% of the world’s population shows signs of nomophobia (fear of being without their phones)."

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"Adolescents who exhibit technology addiction have higher risks of developing Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)."

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"College students spend an average of 8-10 hours per day on their phones."

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"59% of American parents feel their teens are addicted to mobile devices."

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"42% of teens say they get anxiety when they are without their phones."

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"Gaming addiction has been classified as a mental health condition by the World Health Organization."

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"Excessive use of social media is linked to increased feelings of loneliness and isolation."

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"48% of American teens say they are online "almost constantly.""

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