Too Much Technology? The Numbers Breakdown Behind our Cellphone Obsession

Published 07/10 2014 06:06PM

Updated 07/10 2014 06:09PM

((KNWA/BUSINESS INSIDER))-- How much time do we spend on our phones?

Business Insider breaks down the numbers behind the obsession.

5.2 billion people use cell phones around the world.

60 million Instagram photos are shared a day.

And on average,18 to 24 year olds check their phones every 10 minutes.

The average cell phone user spends 2 hours and 42 minutes a day on their phones. That's about 19 hours a week.

So, how do we spend all that time? Click here for a closer look.

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