Quiz: How Addicted Are You To Your Phone?

How many apply to you?

March 12, 2019

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How many times have you been in the middle of a conversation with someone and they pull their phone out and start looking at it while you're mid-sentence? Sound familiar? It's no secret we're addicted to our phones and this proves it. Check out these stats from a recent study from YouGov and see how addicted you or your family members might be. How many of these relate to you?

 

1.  49% of people surveyed said they would pay more attention to what was going on around them if they didn't have their phone.  20% say they're still ignoring you for their phone.

 

2.  If you didn't have a phone in front of you, would you focus better in general?  43% of us think we would and 24% said no.

 

3.  Would you feel anxious if you weren't able to instantly communicate with people?  44% said theck yeah!

 

4.  If you didn't have your phone for the day, would you feel a sense of relief or be stressed out?  Only 29% said yes to relief, while 34% said no. I know I would feel a sense of relief to disconnect for a day!

 

5.  Would you feel odd without your phone, not knowing what to do without it?  22% said yes. I mean what would you have to check every 45 seconds if you didn't have a phone in your hand?

 

6.  Do you ever leave the house without your phone?  67% said rarely or almost never, but check this out! There's a crazy 2% of us that said they never take their cell phone anywhere! Who are these people?

 

7.  When you're at home or at the office and walk to a different room, do you bring your phone with you?  Half of us said yes and half said no.