A teen typically sends or receives 50 text messages a day, while the average adult.
The Effects of Cell Phone and Text Message Conversations on Simulated METHOD: Thirty-two young adults completed three distraction.
Among those who use text messages, teens send and receive five Adults are increasingly using their cell phones to send and receive text messages. Texting Is Nearly Universal Among Young Adult Cell Phone Owners.
Young adults: Texting is just as meaningful as a phone call Despite the increasing availability of mobile chat or instant message applications.