37% of social network profile owners write a journal

SNSprofileownersNonprofileownersBlogownersNon-blogownersTypes of non-school writingLetters or notes67%60%72%61%Journal writing37294729Short writing35274228Music or lyrics28203222Creative writing26253820Audio, video orPowerPoint presentations15172114Essays7888Computer programs5795Frequency of non-school writingSeveral times a week ormore38354733Several times a month orless often55524557Never812810Source: Pew Internet Project

SNS
profile
owners
Nonprofile
owners
Blog
owners
Non-blog
owners
Types of non-school writing
Letters or notes 67% 60% 72% 61%
Journal writing 37 29 47 29
Short writing 35 27 42 28
Music or lyrics 28 20 32 22
Creative writing 26 25 38 20
Audio, video or
PowerPoint presentations
15 17 21 14
Essays 7 8 8 8
Computer programs 5 7 9 5
Frequency of non-school writing
Several times a week or
more
38 35 47 33
Several times a month or
less often
55 52 45 57
Never 8 12 8 10
Source: Pew Internet Project