According to the annual report by Pew Research in the United States, adolescents between the ages of 13 and 17 use YouTube, TikTok, Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter, Twitch, WhatsApp, Reddit and Tumblr.
The favorites for young people are YouTube, which reigns with 95 percent of time online, then TikTok with 67 percent and Facebook with only 32 percent.
Most also go to Instagram (62%) and Snapchat (59%). Facebook has aged, with just 32 percent of teens reporting they’ve ever used it, down 39 points from 2014-15, when 71 percent said they’ve ever used the platform.
In the case of Twitter, it is used by 23 percent and it has also fallen since in 2014-15 it was 33 percent.a behavior similar to Tumblr because before it was used by 14 percent of teenagers and today they are only 5 percent.
On the amount of time they spend on social media in general, the majority 55 percent say they spend about the right amount of time on these apps and sites, while about a third of teens 36 percent say they spend Too much time on social media.
In the case of access to digital devices95 percent reported having a smartphone, 90 percent a desktop or laptop, and 80 percent game consoles.
The study shows that there has been an increase in daily Internet users among teenagers, from 92 percent in 2014-15 to 97 percent today.