Text messaging among various races

Mobile activityWhiteBlackHispanicSend or receive text messages283442Take a picture142120Play a game61115Send or receive email779Access the internet for news, weather, sports, or otherinformation7910Record a video343Play music51012Send or receive instant messages4912Get a map or directions to another location324Watch video242Percent who have done at least one of these activities38%50%56%Median number of activities ever done001Number of cases1,304158129Source: Pew Internet

Mobile activity White Black Hispanic
Send or receive text messages 28 34 42
Take a picture 14 21 20
Play a game 6 11 15
Send or receive email 7 7 9
Access the internet for news, weather, sports, or other
information
7 9 10
Record a video 3 4 3
Play music 5 10 12
Send or receive instant messages 4 9 12
Get a map or directions to another location 3 2 4
Watch video 2 4 2
Percent who have done at least one of these activities 38% 50% 56%
Median number of activities ever done 0 0 1
Number of cases 1,304 158 129
Source: Pew Internet

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