Men more likely than women to drive and talk on cell phones

Pew Internet & American Life Project asked male and female wireless users in the US regarding their cell phone usage habits.

US men and women with mobile phones

Statement Men Women
I have used my cell in an
emergency and it really helped
71% 77%
Frequently encounter people using
their cells in a loud or annoying manner
46% 53%
I make most of my cell phone calls
during the hours when the minutes are free
39% 48%
I sometimes don’t drive as safely as I should
because I’m on my cell phone
32% 25%
Use cells to take pictures 34% 23%
Use cells to access the internet 17% 12%
Source: Pew Internet