There is no doubt that tablet computers have become – for many people – an essential part of daily life. According to a recent report from the Pew Research Center, rapid adoption of tablet devices has been the main driver in the ever-increasing growth of the mobile industry.

According to the report ”¬†Half of all U.S. adults now have a mobile connection to the web through either a smartphone or tablet, significantly more than a year ago, and this has major implications for how news will be consumed and paid for”.¬† The report also states that tablet ownership numbers have doubled from last year, with the introduction of lower-cost devices in the market as the key catalyst for this growth.

But just how do we, as a society, use our tablets? Here’s a very insightful infographic that reveals our top tablet usages and behaviors.

The Great Tablet Society - Infographic