Amanda Lenhart

First Name: Amanda
Last Name: Lenhart
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2 March 2017

This report finds that teens and young adults express low levels of trust in the news media and use a variety of strategies to confirm, verify, and clarify the stories they care about.

1 October 2015

This report examines American teens’ digital romantic practices.

6 August 2015

This report explores friendship in the digital age, covering the results of a national American survey of teens aged 13 to 17.

15 August 2013


Many teens ages 12-17 report that they usually figure out how to manage content sharing and privacy settings on their own. Focus group interviews with teens...

29 August 2011

As more students enroll in online courses, their educational value is perceived differently by college presidents and the general public.

As online college courses have...

19 February 2010

A US study finds younger internet users are losing interest in blogging and prefer shorter and more mobile forms of communication.


Two Pew Internet Project...

22 August 2009

Teenagers have previously lagged behind adults in their ownership of cell phones, but several years of survey data show that those ages 12-...

18 February 2009

As of December 2008, 11% of online American adults said they used a service like Twitter that allowed them to share updates about themselves or to see the updates of others. Twitter and similar...

20 January 2009

The share of adult internet users who have a profile on an online social network site has more than quadrupled in the past four years, but while media coverage and policy attention focus heavily...

9 December 2008

More than half - 53% - of all American adults play video games of some kind, whether on a computer, on a gaming console, on a cell phone or other handheld device, on a portable gaming device, or...