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1 Out 10 Americans Use Smartphone During Sex, Study Shows

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According to a Jumio study, nine percent of Americans admit to reaching for their smartphones during sex.

The figure was even more pronounced in adults aged 18 to 34. More than 20% of that age group admitted to grabbing their cell phones during sex. This trend gets in the way of relationships too. Almost 12% who responded to the survey say that they think smartphones get in the way of their relationships with their significant others. In fact 33% say they use their phones during dinner dates. And even when turned off, 72% of people admit keeping their smartphones within five feet of themselves for a majority of the time.

The Jumio study also shows that 12% of Americans use their cell phones in the shower and 19% even use their cell phones in church.

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