Generation Y

We grew up in the 1990′s and we’re here to remember it!

Who is Generation Y?

Generation Y has a nearly intimate connection to technology.

in a survey of 7,705 college students in the US:

· 97% own a computer

· 97% have downloaded music and other media using peer-to-peer file sharing

· 94% own a cell phone

· 76% use instant messaging and social networking sites

· 66.6% of college students have a Facebook account

· 60% own some type of portable music and/or video device such as an iPod

· 49% regularly download music and other media using peer-to-peer file sharing

· 34% use websites as their primary source of news

· 28% author a blog and 44% read blogs

· 15% of IM users are logged on 24 hours a day/7 days a week

-Courtesy of the Encyclopedia of Our Time, Wikipedia

2 Responsesto “Generation Y”

  1. Matthew says:

    This is pretty interesting. I hold true to ALL these statistics. I guess I am a typical Y kid. We need a name for that.

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