Broadband and smartphone adoption demographics
In recent years internet-connected mobile devices such as smartphones have exploded in popularity, offering an alternate form of “home” internet access.
Internet phone calling is on the rise
In our last reading in late 2012, when over 80% of Americans were internet users, we found that 30% of them had placed online phone calls.
Americans’ Reading Habits Over Time
Explore the changes in Americans’ reading habits, from decreases in printed books to rises in e-books, over time in this interactive.
The demographics of those who care for someone
Family Caregivers and Health Care Info
Sources of health care information for family caregivers
How Online Family Caregivers Interact with their Health Online
The percent of online caregivers vs. other internet users who have interacted with their health online in the following ways
Cell phone ownership hits 91% of adults
For the first time, Pew Internet has found that cell phone ownership among adults has exceeded 90%.
What Teens Share on Social Media
Among the things teens choose to share on social media, their real name and photos of themselves rank the highest. What else do they share?
Teens, Social Media, and Privacy
Explore what teens choose to share and keep private and with whom in this infographic.
Interactive: Teens on Facebook: What They Share With Friends
The typical (median) teen Facebook user has 300 friends. The larger a teen’s network, the more likely they are to have a wider variety of friends and share more personal information.