The data survey results show that at present China's urban youth addiction young Internet users account for about 14.1% of young people, the number was about 24.042 million people, the proportion with basically the same as in 2005, higher in 2007. However, as the number of Internet users increase in the number of young addiction in 2005, 2007, nearly twice as much. It is noteworthy that addiction young people in the age distribution of the upward trend in young people aged 18-23 years the highest proportion of Internet addiction, followed by 24-29 years of age. Compared with 2005, 13 to-17 age group the proportion of youth Internet addiction has been reduced, the 18-23 age group the proportion of youth Internet addiction has increased. This fully shows that the relevant state departments in helping the health of minors online has done a lot of fruitful work.
Youth addiction to "online game addicts," mostly
Net addiction is mainly young people, "online game addiction," followed by "Cyber-relationship Addiction." Nearly half of Internet Addiction adolescents (47.9%) to "playing games" as its main purpose of the Internet, and spent the longest time, as "Internet Addiction"; 13.2% of net addiction of young people in "chat or friends" the time spent on the longest, are "networking addiction." In the Internet purposes, net addiction among young people choose to "play games" as the main purpose of the proportion of the Internet (47.9%), far higher than non-Internet addiction among young people choose this option the proportion (21.1%); and non-addiction among young people to "study and work" (45.5%) as the main purpose of the Internet was significantly higher than the proportion of youth Internet addiction (31.5%). In order to "play online games as the main purpose of the Internet" in Internet addiction among young people, 38.1% "have participated in online games Association", but to "play online games as the main purpose of the Internet" non-Internet addiction among young people, only 17.7 % of people have taken part. Moreover, "the Society participated in online games" in Internet addiction among young people, 72.0% say "the Society to participate in online games, the Internet access time increases," while "the Society participated in online games" non-Internet addiction among young people, the proportion was 52.0%.
A low level of economic development the high proportion of urban youth addiction
Studies have shown that low levels of socio-economic development of the city, the development of addiction is higher than the proportion of adolescents with high levels of the city. Large developed cities such as Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou addiction proportion of young people were 8.1%, 8.7%, 8.3%, while the less developed outlying cities, such as Guiyang, Yinchuan, Lhasa addiction proportion of young people was 31.8%, respectively , 20.5%, 13.7%. The reason for the high level of development of urban young people's access network of a higher frequency, time early, understanding and use of the network, the more developed cities in the more mature; In addition, the developed cities in contact with young people's education and extra-curricular activities, resources are relatively rich, young people will be to arrange for more spare time has nothing to do with the network issues. And underdeveloped city's young people to study or live if for tired, there is no other place to go, there is no other things to do, they are more vulnerable to Internet cafes, leading to addiction.