45% of girls and 26% of boys talk on cell phone

Girls Boys
Spend time in person
outside of school
40% 38%
Send text messages 44 28
Talk on a cell phone 45 26
Talk on a landline or home
phone
47 24
Send instant messages 34 25
Send messages through a
social networking site
31 16
Send email 20 12
Source: Pew Internet Project