44% of US teens have a journal

All teensTake notes in class98%Write essays93Do short writing, from aparagraph to one page92Do creative writing, such as plays,poetry, fiction or short stories74Write up a science lab71Create audio, video, PowerPointor multimedia presentations69Write in a journal44Write notes or letters to otherpeople38Write computer programs10Write music or lyrics9Source: Pew Internet Project

All teens
Take notes in class 98%
Write essays 93
Do short writing, from a
paragraph to one page
92
Do creative writing, such as plays,
poetry, fiction or short stories
74
Write up a science lab 71
Create audio, video, PowerPoint
or multimedia presentations
69
Write in a journal 44
Write notes or letters to other
people
38
Write computer programs 10
Write music or lyrics 9
Source: Pew Internet Project