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PIP Facebook Users 2.3.12

PIP Facebook Users 2.3.12

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FEBRUARY 3, 2012

Why most Facebook users
get more than they give

The effect of Facebook ‘power users’ on everybody else

Keith N. Hampton

Associate Professor, Rutgers University

Lauren Sessions Goulet

PhD student, University of Pennsylvania

Cameron Marlow

Facebook, Head of data science research

Lee Rainie

Director, Pew Internet Project

Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project
1615 L St., NW – Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone: 202-419-4500

http://pewinternet.org/Reports/2012/Facebook-users.aspx

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Contents

Summary of findings .................................................................... 3

Acknowledgements ...................................................................... 8

Part 1: Introduction ...................................................................... 9

Part 2: Facebook Activity ...........................................................11

Part 3: The Structure of Friendship ..........................................19

References ...................................................................................26

Methodology ................................................................................27

Appendix A: Additional Tables ..................................................30

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