Social network curation and friend management of U.S. teenagers 2012

Social network curation and friend management of teenagers in the United States in 2012

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 21, 2013
Social network curation and friend management of U.S. teenagers 2012 This statistic shows methods of social network curation and friend management used by teenagers in the United States. During the 2012 survey, it was found that 74 percent of teen social media users had deleted friends from their network.
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Social network curation and friend management of teenagers in the United States in 2012

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Percentage of teen social media users
Deleted friends from your network74%
Share inside jokes or coded messages59%
Block people58%
Delete or edit something previously posted58%
Delete comments others make on your profile54%
Untag photos46%
Delete or deactivate account29%
Post fake information to help protect privacy26%
Regret content you have posted18%
Automatically include location on your posts17%
Percentage of teen social media users
Deleted friends from your network74%
Share inside jokes or coded messages59%
Block people58%
Delete or edit something previously posted58%
Delete comments others make on your profile54%
Untag photos46%
Delete or deactivate account29%
Post fake information to help protect privacy26%
Regret content you have posted18%
Automatically include location on your posts17%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 21, 2013
This statistic shows methods of social network curation and friend management used by teenagers in the United States. During the 2012 survey, it was found that 74 percent of teen social media users had deleted friends from their network.
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