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Crowdsourcing for Cognitive Science – The Utility of Smartphones

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Demographic characteristics of app users.

(a) Gender and age breakdown. Young women were the primary app users. (b) Location. Most users originated from outside the UK, where at app was developed, and users from the UK were not concentrated in any single region. (c) The app reached participants with higher education degrees as well as those without. Only participants over 25 years of age were included in this analysis as those younger than 25 may not have completed their education. (d) Life satisfaction rated on a scale from 0–10. This information was recorded for follow-up analyses in relation to the decision-making task and is not further analysed here.

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