Of smartphone owners, 68% open only FIVE or fewer apps weekly. Seventeen percent(17%) do not use any apps. These findings are from a survey conducted by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. Only 42% of all U.S. adults have phones with apps. The most popular apps based on the percentge of downloads are—-
*Information updates of news, weather , stocks, sports(74%)
*Communication with family or friends (67%)
*Help in learning about something (65%)
The demographic profile of app downloaders remains concentrated among young, more affluent and highly educated adults living in urban or suburban areas.