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In 2005, 8% of men and 6% of women used social media.
In 2005, 5% of rural residents, 7% of suburban residents and 9% of urban residents reported social media usage.
Nearly two-thirds of American adults (65%) use social networking sites, up from 7% when Pew Research Center began systematically tracking social media usage in 2005.
Pew Research reports have documented in great detail how the rise of social media has affected such things as work, politics and political deliberation, communications patterns around the globe, as well as the way people get and share information about health, civic life, news consumption, communities, teenage life, parenting, dating and even people’s level of stress.
In 2005, 6% of African-Americans, 7% of whites and 10% of Hispanics used social networking sites.
Today, those figures stand at 56% of African-Americans and 65% of both whites and Hispanics.