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Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Authors: Rachel L. Sanacora, Seth W. Whiting, Corey E. Pilver, Rani A. Hoff, and Marc N. Potenza

, prisons, and hospitals were not included. The study oversampled black and Hispanic households and respondents aged 18–24 years old to have sufficient statistical power to examine the minority populations and young people, who may have otherwise been under

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Introduction In recent years, the usage of Internet has enormously increased with most users enjoying the benefits that varied online applications offer ( Office for National Statistics, 2014 ). However, for a minority of

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.3.261 Sussman , S. , Lisha , N. & Griffiths , M. ( 2011 ). Prevalence of the addictions: A problem of the majority or the minority? Evaluation and the Health Professions, 34 ( 1 ), 3 – 56 . 10

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our data to suggest greater prevalence of problems related to excess SNS use in racial and ethnic minority students. Finally, it is important to note that the present sample is somewhat unique given the relatively high legal drinking age of 21 years in

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.1177/01454455980223010 Sussman , S. , Lisha , N. , & Griffiths , M. ( 2011 ). Prevalence of the addictions: A problem of the majority or the minority? Evaluation and the

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orientation, minority status perceptions, academic engagement, and academic performance of black high school students . Journal of Black Psychology, 30 ( 2 ), 248 – 273 . doi: 10.1177/0095798403260727 10

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reminder letters were sent to those who did not reply. All respondents received a gift certificate worth NOK 200 (approximately €24) as a compensation for taking part in the study. A small minority of individuals ( n  = 77) were excluded from the initial

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.2014.005 Sussman , S. , Lisha , N. , & Griffiths , M. ( 2011 ). Prevalence of the addictions: A problem of the majority or the minority? Evaluation and the

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whether the general community might be fully aware of the risks or harms that might be associated with this activity. This is particularly when media activity may focus primarily on a small minority of early investors who have achieved financial gains

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engaged in online activities through Internet-based media such as online games and social networks can lead to addictive behaviors in a small minority of users ( Griffiths, 2017 ). The addictive use of social networks is a specific form of “technological

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