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Generation X Statistics & Trends

e-Strategy Trends’ continually-updated collection of Generation X research, statistics and trends for marketing, public relations, advertising and strategic communications professionals.

Constantly Online Demographics [CHART]

Chart: Constantly Online Demographics

With an increasing number of devices such as smartphones, tablets and smart TVs that all allow individuals to access the internet, it’s no wonder that more adults are going online and with a greater frequency than ever before.

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Video Game Spectator Sport Spending [CHART]

Chart: Video Game Spectator Sport Spending

While gamers may be seen as easy targets for ridicule, the gaming industry is nothing to scoff at with 2018 revenues reported at more than $43 billion. Millennials, in particular, are big gamers with a new study by Nielsen reporting that two-thirds of US Millennials play video games every month.

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Media Consumption By Device Age Range [CHART]

Chart: Media Consumption By Device & Age-Range

According to Q3 2018 research from Nielsen, US consumers ages 35 to 49 spend nearly the same amount of time with old media like live and timeshifted TV and radio, as with their digital devices by accessing apps and the web on a smartphones or tablet.

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Mobile Device Use By Generation [CHART]

Chart: Mobile Device Use By Generation

Smartphone ownership is the norm for Xers—we estimate that 88.5% of the Xer population, or 57.9 million people, own such a device. For marketers, knowing how to reach this cohort with timely and relevant communications is key.

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