This analysis is exploratory research aimed at gaining a deeper understanding of news habits on Twitter by using a survey-based sample to identify a representative group of Twitter users and study their behavior. The study is based on Twitter activity of 176 U.S. adults who identified themselves as Twitter users and gave Pew Research Center permission to collect and analyze their Twitter activity.
This study was conducted by Pew Research Center in association with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
The Group Studied
These 176 users were drawn from a representative survey of 3,212 U.S. adults in the American Trends Panel …read more
Source: Pew Research