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Study: Small Percentage Of Teens Admit To Sexting

By Igor Volsky on December 5, 2011 at 5:42 pm

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A new study from the Crimes Against Children Research Center at the University of New Hampshire in Durham finds that teens are “sexting” far less frequently than previously thought. According to the survey of 1,560 teenagers, “just 1 percent of teens say they’ve created sexually explicit images and shared them” and “2.5 percent of teens said they’d appeared in or created nude or nearly nude photos or videos.” The majority also say they aren’t forwarding the images along.

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