The report was based on data from an online survey of 1,000 workers in the United States conducted between July 21, 2016 and July 23, 2016.
Two-thirds (67%) of respondents say they regularly check social media while at work.
Some 19% say they spend 0-15 minutes per day, on average, doing so; 17% say they spend 15-30 minutes doing so.
One in five respondents say they spend more than an hour per day, on average, using social media while at work.
Some 41% of workers say they check social media during lunch, and 40% say they check intermittently throughout the day; 22% say they check social media at the end of the workday, and 12% say they do so during bathroom breaks.
Ayaz Nanji is an independent digital strategist and a co-founder of ICW Content, a marketing agency specializing in content creation for brands and businesses. He is also a research writer for MarketingProfs. He has worked for Google/YouTube, the Travel Channel, AOL, and the New York Times.
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