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Generation Text: Teens and Their Texting Habits (Infographic)

by Emily Price | July 3, 2011July 3, 2011 12:00 pm PDT

There’s no denying that texting has become a popular way for people to communicate -particularly teenagers.. But has texting taken over as teen’s primary form of communication?

Lab 42 recently polled 500 people between the age of 13 and 21 to see how they choose to communicate. A whopping 71% of respondents preferred texting to placing phone calls, and the largest chunk of the respondents spent less than 15 minutes on the phone each day.

Check out all the details in the infographic below.

What do you think? Do you prefer texting to making calls? How many texts do you think you typically send a day?


Emily Price

Emily has been obsessed with computers since the early 80s when she discovered she could play Ghostbusters on her father's Commodore 64. She...

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