24% of US teens write music

All teensCell phoneownersComputerownersTypes of non-school writingWrite letters or notesto other people64%67%64%Write in a journal343636Short writing323232Do creative writing252525Write music or lyrics242122Create audio, video orPowerPointpresentations161518Write essays877Write computerprograms665Frequency of non-school writingSeveral times a weekor more36%35%39%Several times a monthor less often545650Never9810Source: Pew Internet Project

All teens Cell phone
owners
Computer
owners
Types of non-school writing
Write letters or notes
to other people
64% 67% 64%
Write in a journal 34 36 36
Short writing 32 32 32
Do creative writing 25 25 25
Write music or lyrics 24 21 22
Create audio, video or
PowerPoint
presentations
16 15 18
Write essays 8 7 7
Write computer
programs
6 6 5
Frequency of non-school writing
Several times a week
or more
36% 35% 39%
Several times a month
or less often
54 56 50
Never 9 8 10
Source: Pew Internet Project