January 11, 2017

Who owns cellphones and smartphones

% of U.S. adults who own the following devices

Any cellphone Smartphone Cellphone, but not smartphone
Total 95% 77% 17%
Men 95% 80% 16%
Women 94% 75% 19%
Ages 18-29 100% 94% 6%
30-49 98% 89% 9%
50-64 94% 73% 21%
65+ 85% 46% 40%
White 94% 77% 17%
Black 98% 75% 23%
Hispanic 97% 77% 20%
Less than high school graduate 90% 57% 33%
High school graduate 92% 69% 24%
Some college 96% 80% 16%
College graduate 97% 91% 6%
Less than $30,000 92% 67% 25%
$30,000-$49,999 98% 82% 15%
$50,000-$74,999 98% 83% 15%
$75,000+ 98% 93% 5%
Urban 96% 83% 13%
Suburban 94% 78% 16%
Rural 91% 65% 26%

Source: Survey conducted Jan. 3-10, 2018.

Pew Research Center