Think about it: there are 2.71billion smartphone users worldwide today, that’s 35.13% of global population! And, according to research, the average age a child gets his or her smartphone is 10.3 years, and by 12 years, a whopping 50% have their own social media accounts! The vital question is: is that too early or is it the right age?
This infographic presents results of a survey done among 1000 UK parents about their concerns and choices. Should there be minimum age for smartphone ownership? Should smartphones be banned in schools? Can prohibiting cellphones protect children from cyberbullying? You decide.
Do Smartphones Steal Childhoods?
Infographic by – loveit coverit