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Teens, Social Media and Technology 2022


This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals. Find related reports online at

Primary researchers

Emily A. Vogels, Research Associate
Risa Gelles-Watnick, Research Assistant
Navid Massarat, Research Intern

Research team

Lee Rainie, Director, Internet and Technology Research
Monica Anderson, Associate Director of Research
Colleen McClain, Research Associate
Michelle Faverio, Research Analyst
Andrew Perrin, Former Research Analyst

Editorial and graphic design

Peggy Owusu-Ansah, Digital Intern
Margaret Porteus, Information Graphics Designer
Peter Bell, Design Director
Janakee Chavda, Editorial Assistant

Communications and web publishing

Haley Nolan, Communications Manager
Kelsey Beveridge, Communications Associate
Sara Atske, Associate Digital Producer

In addition, the project benefited greatly from the guidance of Pew Research Center’s methodology team: Courtney Kennedy, Andrew Mercer, Dorene Asare-Marfo, Nick Hatley, Ashley Amaya and Arnold Lau. This project also benefited from feedback by the following Pew Research Center staff: Ruth Igielnik, Juliana Horowitz and Justin Nortey, as well as former Pew Research Center staff: Nick Bertoni. The Center gained invaluable advice in developing the questionnaire from Amanda Lenhart, Program Director of Health and Data Research at the Data & Society Research Institute, and Bobby Duffy, Professor of Public Policy and Director of the Policy Institute at King’s College London.

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