TITLE

JUST THE FACTS

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/19/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents statistics regarding the use of mobile phones in the U.S. It is stated there are 215 million users of cellular telephones in the country, representing 70% of the entire population. Fifty two percent of individuals aged 25-44 year-olds have their own cellular telephones with them. While for the aged 18-24 year-olds, 64% have their mobile phones with them 90% of the time while watching television.
ACCESSION #
24976913

 

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