1 Out 10 Americans Use Smartphone During Sex, Study Shows - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

1 Out 10 Americans Use Smartphone During Sex, Study Shows

Posted: Updated:

According to a Jumio study, nine percent of Americans admit to reaching for their smartphones during sex.

The figure was even more pronounced in adults aged 18 to 34. More than 20% of that age group admitted to grabbing their cell phones during sex. This trend gets in the way of relationships too. Almost 12% who responded to the survey say that they think smartphones get in the way of their relationships with their significant others. In fact 33% say they use their phones during dinner dates. And even when turned off, 72% of people admit keeping their smartphones within five feet of themselves for a majority of the time.

The Jumio study also shows that 12% of Americans use their cell phones in the shower and 19% even use their cell phones in church.

Powered by WorldNow

WTTG FOX 5 & myfoxdc
5151 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20016
Main Number: (202) 244-5151
Newsroom: (202) 895-3000
fox5tips@wttg.com

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices