08/07/2013 05:30 pm ET

Latinos Are The Most Active Group On Social Media

On Monday, the Pew Internet and American Life Project released another survey tracking the use of social networking sites by adults in the United States, a statistic that the group has been following since at least 2005. In it, Pew reports, among other things, that Hispanics use social media at a rate of 80 percent, as opposed to 72 percent overall.

Pew Internet has conducted the study on the use of social networking sites in the U.S. since February of 2005, when just 8 percent of online adults were using social media. Now, that percentage has grown to 72 percent, though the uptick has slowed since 2010, according to Pew's graph below.

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