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6/12: Keeping in Touch Online


6/12: Keeping in Touch Online

Are you staying connected with family and friends through a social networking website like MySpace, Facebook, or LinkedIn?  The Marist Poll clues you in.



— 32% of U.S. residents, including 39% of employed residents, have a profile on a social networking website.

— 59% of Americans under the age of 45 network online while 14% of those 45 or older do the same.

Table: Have Social Networking Profile

Marist Poll Methodology

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  1. The Xbox 360 Repair Guide

    April 2, 2011 at 4:59 PM

    Twitter is now 5 years old. As a social networking site with a limit 140 characters for every tweet, they have surpassed all the ridicule of many. Does the Marist Poll include data from Twitter?

  2. California DUI Lawyers

    December 1, 2010 at 1:05 PM

    Well now a days we should uses such devices it can really bring a great oppertunity for everybody.

  3. Max from Italy

    September 5, 2010 at 8:35 AM

    Thanks a lot for your article and precious advices.

  4. free games

    October 15, 2009 at 7:26 PM

    this is seriously a great way to keep in touch

  5. Xbox Avatar Awards

    August 14, 2009 at 1:34 AM

    Im suprised the figures arent higher? I bet if you used it as a percentage of all users with internet access, rather than all americans it would be quite a bit higher. I think that 3D worlds like the Xbox Live Avatar system will be the next big “social” networking.

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