Fifteen percent(15%) of online adults use Twitter ——–doubling since 2010. Several demograhic groups stand out as big users of TWEETS—
*Over one out of four African Americans (28%) use Twittter
*One quarter (26%) of internet users ages 18-29 Tweet. This is double the rate for those 30-49
*Residents of urban and suburban areas are more likely to use Twitter than rural residents.
Source: Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project Spring 2012.