Growing up in a Media Saturated Environment
The average American home contains:
Children use electronic media from 2 to 5 hours daily, spending more time with television than in any other activity except sleep.
75 percent of children ages 8–18 have a television in their bedroom; 36 percent of children ages 0–6 do.
44 percent of children ages 8–18 use a computer every day, and 39 percent play video games every day.
Source: Vandewater and Lee (2006)