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Table 1 Numbers (and proportions) of young people reporting engaging in specific forms of screen use

From: Virtually impossible: limiting Australian children and adolescents daily screen based media use

Activity Number engaging in activity (%)
Watched TV 2381 (93.7%)
Listen Music, Watch Videos 2310 (91.8%)
Google 2176 (86.0%)
Research, web Use for School Work 1569 (63.6%)
Download Music Videos or Music 1446 (57.8%)
Email 1335 (54.7%)
Indie Games 1050 (42.9%)
Puzzle Board Card Games 1005 (40.9%)
Kik/Tumblr/Instagram 997 (40.5%)
Action Adventure Games 930 (37.7%)
Shooter Games 891 (36.2%)
Driving Games 873 (35.8%)
Sports Games 842 (34.8%)
Facebook 852 (33.9%)
Instant Messenger 658 (26.9%)
Rhythm/Music Games 562 (23.1%)
Role Playing Games 563 (23.1%)
MMORG 519 (21.1%)
Online Shopping 498 (20.6%)
Twitter 118 (7.8%)