- Tablet ownership has more than tripled among college students since March 2011, with one-quarter of students now owning a standard tablet (25%), compared to only 7% in March 2011.
- Ownership of standard tablets among college-bound high school seniors has quadrupled from 4% in March 2011 to 17% in January 2012.
- Among college students, one-third (35%) of those who own a standard tablet also own an e-book reader or small tablet device.
- Almost one-half of current tablet owners (46%) say that they intend to purchase another tablet within the next six months.
For more information, read the Pearson Foundation Survey on Students and Tablets 2012