Which method do you use most often to communicate with friends?

 

Method of communication Elementary Secondary
Girls  Boys  All Students Girls  Boys  All students
% % % % % %
In person 49.7 58.5 54.1 36.0 45.0 40.6
Text messaging 18.0 11.0 14.5 42.4 29.8 36.0
Facebook, Myspace or blog 14.5 12.6 13.5 8.8 8.8 8.8
Telephone (landline) 6.8 6.4 6.6 1.7 2.1 1.9
Cell phone 3.4 3.3 3.3 7.7 7.4 7.5
Internet chat or  MSN 3.7 3.0 3.3 2.9 3.9 3.4
E-mail 2.7 1.9 2.3 0.2 0.7 0.5
Other 1.3 3.6 2.4 0.4 2.4 1.4
Note: Methods of communication appear in order of frequency for all students.