If you’re an Android user, you may recognize yourself as a typical Android user. BlueStacks has collected data on what the typical Android user will be like. The data was gathered from a collection of information supplied by Nielsen and their 145,000 Facebook followers. They have named this data: Mr. Android 2011.

So first things first—why is it a he and not she? The answer is because the typical user of the OS is male.

“Mr. Android is everything Android users are…all their dynamism, visualized as one person,” says John Gargiulo, BlueStacks’ Vice President of Marketing and Business Development.


Do you think you’re Mr. Android 2011? Find out by answering this quiz:

1. What color is your hair?
a. Green
b. Brown
c. Black

Answer: Black. There is a 47% chance that Mr. Android 2011 has black hair. 38% of Android users have brown hair, 9% have blond hair, and 3% have red hair. Although BlueStacks also polled a total of 3% of Android users who have green hair.

2. How long is your hair?
a. Very Short
b. Average
c. Long

Answer: 51% of Android users have average length hair. 32% have very short hair while 6% have long hair.

3. Which would you rather have:
a. Bangs
b. a Mohawk

Answer: It really doesn’t matter because collectively, a total of 6% of Android users have either bangs or a Mohawk.

4. What is your nationality?
a. European
b. American
c. Asian

Answer: American. 36% of Android users come from America, followed by 28% from Asia and 27% from Europe.

5. Do you have glasses?

Answer: 37% of Android users have glasses.

6. Do you have freckles?

Answer: 30% have freckles

7. Do you believe you have a normal sized head?

Answer: Yes. 78% of Android users have a normal sized head while 18% have unusually large heads.

8. Would you rather wear a T-shirt or Dress Shirt?

Answer: T-Shirt: 71%; Dress Shirt: 18%

9. Are you more comfortable in Jeans, Khakis or Dress Pants?

Answer: Jeans: 62%; Dress Pants: 21%; Khakis: 6%

10. Would you rather wear sneakers or flip-flops?

Answer: Sneakers: 41%; Flip-Flops: 5%

11. Do you wear a watch?

Answer: No. Only 45% of typical Android users do.

12. Are you married, in a relationship or have a significant other?

Answer: Yes. 63% of typical Android users have a significant other.

13. How do you use your Android device?
a. For Work
b. For Play

Answer: 62% use it for play and only 38% use it for work.

Did you answer the above correctly? Then congratulations! You are officially a typical Mr. Android 2011 user!

Christine Torralba
Christine Torralba has been a freelance writer for the past couple of years. While most of her work has been ghostwritten, she has also contributed articles to magazines such as SPARK, Monday, Vault and Epic. In her spare time, she cooks, takes photos of food, and manages to write about it on her food blog.