MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The average person now spends about a day and a half every month using apps on their smart phone or tablet, according to mobile app statistics compiled by Nielsen.

The average during a one-month period was 37 hours, 28 minutes during the last quarter of 2014.

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That represents a jump of about 25 percent from the year before, and roughly 63 percent from the same period two years prior.

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The statistics found that the bulk of the increase came from entertainment apps, followed by music apps.

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Nielsen also said that men used a higher number of apps than women, but that women spent more time on the apps they use than men.