So just how 'wired' are today's married-with-children-at-home households? You may be surprised to learn just how pervasive technological gadgetry like cell phones, PCs, and super-fast Internet access has become in American families.
A December 2007-January 2008 survey by the Pew Research Center found that American married families with children 17 and younger are the most “wired” of all households.
|Technology Ownership by Households|
|Married with child/children||Other household types|
|At least one household member goes online||94%||71%|
|Have a home broadband connection||66%||47%|
Ownership of multiple gadgets and communication tools is a standard feature of family life in married families with children:
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