US Living Online Research Report May 2014

Our increasing need to be online will continue to impact all areas of consumers’ lives in ways that we mostly cannot right now imagine. The internet has so consistently been a disruptive force to the distribution of goods and ideas over the past 20 years that the only safe bet on the future is that it will continue to be an enormous catalyst for change, not just in what we know and what we own, but also to our moral values, personal needs, and visions for society.

Browse Detail Report @

Table of Content

Scope and Themes

What you need to know


Data sources

Consumer survey data

Abbreviations and terms



Executive Summary

Usage and access

Youngest users spend twice as much time online

Figure 1: Time spent online for activities other than email in past seven days, by age, April-December 2013

Digital divide still a problem

Figure 2: Household internet service subscription, by household income, April-December 2013


Use of connected devices exploded from 2011-13

Figure 3: Internet usage by device, April 2009-December 2013

Figure 4: Attitudes to use of the internet on mobile devices, April-December 2013

Apps beat browsing

Figure 5: Use of apps in past 30 days, April-December 2013

Media and lifestyle

Entertainment activities show fastest growth

Figure 6: Online activities in past seven days, April 2009-December 2013

Interest in online assistance exceeds interest for in-person support

Figure 7: Aspects of life where respondents seek more online versus offline assistance, February 2014

Social networking most common daily activity

Figure 8: Frequency of website and app usage, ever versus daily, February 2014

High demand for smart home, fitness tools

Figure 9: Interest in new internet activities, by age, February 2014

What we think

Browse reports in ICT @

About ResearchMoz

ResearchMoz is the one stop online destination to find and buy market research reports & Industry Analysis. We fulfill all your research needs spanning across industry verticals with our huge collection of market research reports. We provide our services to all sizes of organizations and across all industry verticals and markets. Our Research Coordinators have in-depth knowledge of reports as well as publishers and will assist you in making an informed decision by giving you unbiased and deep insights on which reports will satisfy your needs at the best price.

For More Information Kindly Contact: