U.S. parents monitoring their young children's activities online 2020

As of March 2020, a survey on parenting in the United States revealed that 70 percent of parents were very confident regarding their awareness of the types of things their child posted on social media. Additionally, 67 percent of U.S. parents are very confident in knowing what their child watched on television, as well as the types of video games their child played.

Share of parents in the United States who monitor their aged 5 to 11 year old children's digital activities as of March 2020

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Source

Release date

July 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

March 2, 2020 to March 15, 2020

Number of respondents

3,640 children and teens aged 8 to 16 and 1,001 parents

Special properties

U.S. parents who have at least one child or children ages 17 and under

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