Multi-section ReportsAugust 19, 2009

Teens and Mobile Phones Over the Past Five Years: Pew Internet Looks Back

The Project first surveyed teenagers about their mobile phones in 2004 when a survey showed that 45% of teens had a cell phone. Since then mobile phone use has climbed steadily among teens to 63% in 2006 and 71% in 2008.

Multi-section ReportsJanuary 22, 2006

Generations Online

Internet users ages 12 to 28 years old have embraced the online applications that enable communicative, creative, and social uses. Internet users ages 29 to 69 years old are more likely to engage in online activities that require some capital.

Multi-section ReportsNovember 2, 2005

Teen Content Creators and Consumers

American teenagers today are utilizing the interactive capabilities of the internet as they create and share their own media creations.

Multi-section ReportsAugust 2, 2005

The Internet at School

There has been a 45% increase since 2000 in the number of teenagers who use the internet at school.

Multi-section ReportsJuly 27, 2005

Teens and Technology

Today’s American teens live in a world enveloped by communications technologies; the internet and cell phones have become a central force that fuels the rhythm of daily life.

Multi-section ReportsMarch 17, 2005

Protecting Teens Online

54% of parents with teenagers use internet filters – a big jump from 2000. Yet both teens and parents believe that youth do things online that their parents would not like.

Pew Research CenterNovember 28, 2004

Teens & Parents 2004

This data set includes questions about how teenagers and their parents use the internet (October – Novemeber 2004).