How much TV do you watch each day? Verizon released an interesting survey about which states watch the most TV. They also covered some other stuff like:

  • “Sitcom” is the most popular TV genre in the US.
  • Minnesota, Vermont, and Maine lead the US in least-watched TV.
  • West Virginians watch TV an average of 4.5 hours a day, adding up to 1,642.5 hours a year. In that amount of time, you could watch all eight seasons of Friends 13 times.
  • California, Alaska, Utah, and Colorado, have the most state parks and watch significantly less TV than the rest of the country.

The Top 5 States that watch the MOST TV are:

  1. West Virginia – 4:30
  2. Delaware – 3:47
  3. Louisiana – 3:41
  4. Oklahoma – 3:36
  5. Nevada – 3:34

5 States that watch the LEAST TV are:

  1. Utah – 2:13
  2. Maine – 2:17
  3. Vermont – 2:19
  4. Alaska – 2:20
  5. Colorado – 2:28
  6. Hawaii – 2:32

Here's how much South Dakota and our neighbors are watching TV every day:

  • South Dakota – 3:02
  • Minnesota – 2:33
  • Iowa – 3:07
  • Nebraska – 2:59

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