More Than a Third of U.S. Teens Are on Social Media Almost Constantly, Survey Says

The variety of youngsters who say they’re chronically on-line has almost doubled since 2015, in accordance with a brand new survey from Pew Analysis Heart that additionally illustrates how quickly the aggressive panorama for social media is altering.

YouTube is the most well-liked platform amongst U.S. teenagers, with 95% of the coveted demographic saying they use the location or its cell app, the survey discovered. ByteDance Ltd.’s video-sharing platform TikTok, which was launched within the U.S. in 2018 and thus didn’t exist the final time Pew carried out the same survey, is now utilized by about 67% of these between 13 and 17 years outdated.