According to the Pew Internet Study on Couples, The Internet and Social Media (2014-02), young adults are more likely to report tension in their relationships over technology use
- 42% of cell-owning 18-29 year olds in serious relationships say their partner has been distracted by their mobile phone while they were together (25% of all couples say this).
- 18% of online 18-29 year olds have argued with a partner about the amount of time one of them spent online (compared with 8% of all online couples).
- 8% say they have been upset by something their partner was doing online (compared with 4% of all online couples).
How does your digital device affect your relationship?