Multi-section ReportsDecember 16, 2010

Generations 2010

Major trends in how different generations of Americans use the internet

Multi-section ReportsApril 20, 2010

Teens and Mobile Phones

Text messaging explodes as teens embrace it as the centerpiece of their communication strategies with friends.

Multi-section ReportsFebruary 3, 2010

Social Media and Young Adults

Social media and mobile internet use among teens and young adults.

Multi-section ReportsDecember 15, 2009

Teens and Sexting

How and why minor teens are sending sexually suggestive nude or nearly nude images via text messaging.

Multi-section ReportsNovember 16, 2009

Teens and Distracted Driving

Twenty-six percent of American teens of driving age say they have texted while driving, and half (48%) of all teens ages 12 to 17 say they’ve been a passenger while a driver has texted behind the wheel.

Pew Research CenterSeptember 1, 2009

June 26-Sept. 24, 2009 – Teens and Mobile Phones

This data set contains questions about teens and mobile phone usage. It was used in the reports “Teens and Mobile Phones”, “Teens and Sexting” and “Teens and Distracted Driving”.