Free Personal Email Account

Did you know that 9 out of 10 adults in North America with Internet access claim to have a free personal email account such as Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo or GMX?
71% of them (or 3 out of 5) have more than one free personal email account.

Surprisingly, 84% of the respondents who have free personal email accounts claim to check them at least once a day.

Free Personal Email Account Chart1

Dealing with SPAM seems to be the most challenging issue when using free personal email accounts. 58% of the respondents find it very of somewhat challenging.
Over 40% of the free personal email users also find it challenging to remember multiple passwords and remembering to check multiple accounts over time.

Free Personal Email Account Chart2

The survey was conducted among geographically representative sample of 1,008 adults in North America.


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