Times are changing and sometimes to really understand how these changes effect us, we have to look from a different perspective. In this case, let’s look at some mobile stats to really see how the mobile boom is effecting everyone from advertisers to everyday mobile phone users.

  • According to Newspaper Association of America statistics, print advertising for 2011 was down  $2.1 billion. So the print losses were greater than the digital gains by 10 to 1. (Tweet This Stat!)
  • It took radio 38 years to reach 50 Million users, while it took the iPhone 2 only 2 years to reach that figure. (Tweet This Stat!)
  • In 2011 around $1 Billion was spent in mobile advertising, analysts expect it to be $4 Billion in 2015.(Tweet This Stat!)
  • 91% of all U.S. citizens have their mobile device within reach 24/7. (Source: Morgan Stanley) (Tweet This Stat!)
  • It takes 26 hours for the average person to report a lost wallet. It takes 68 minutes for them to report a lost phone. (Source: Unisys) (Tweet This Stat!)
  • There are more mobile phones on the planet than there are TVs. (Source: Jupiter) (Tweet This Stat!)

Mobile Statistics


Source: yext.com

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About the Author: Mike Barnes (21 Posts)

Always taking advantage of the latest Internet Marketing possibilities, Mike Barnes has become recognized for his innovations using Social Media, Text Message Marketing, QR code Marketing and Mobile Website Design and Marketing.