99% exhibited some degree of Nomophobia

[ 99% ]

A national survey in Australia of more than 2800 smartphone users found 99% exhibited some degree of Nomophobia. While 37% had only mild symptoms, nearly half or 50% experienced the phobia in the moderate range and 13% had a severe case.

Source: Fitzsimmons, C. (2021, January 3). ‘I feel naked without it’: 99 per cent of smartphone users experience ‘nomophobia’. Retrieved from The Sydney Morning Herald

Nomophobia: fear or worry at the idea of being without your mobile phone or unable to use it.

Advice: Try to use your cell phone for less time

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