Record Percentage of HS Kids Last Year Played on Computer 3+ Hrs Per School Day?
Also, 32.4 percent of high school students watched three or more hours of television on the average school day.
In the last two years there has been a large increase in the former number. In 2009, according to the CDC report, only 24.9 percent of American high school students spent three hours or more per day playing video or computer games or using a computer for something that was not school work. By 2011, according to the CDC, that percentage had jumped to 31.1 percent.