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10 
facts 
GEN Y & 
SOCIAL 
MEDIA 
PRIVACY 
flickr © danielavladimirova
www.TotalYouthResearch.com
43 % of managers said “youth don’t care 
about social media privacy” 
flickr © jintaeandpictures
But...
82 % of Gen Y said social media privacy was 
important to them 
flickr © kk
More than you think...
52% of teens check their social media 
privacy settings once a week 
flickr © francisco_osorio
And you might not know 
about it...
64% of teens admitted blocking parents or 
family from a post or a friend request 
flickr © hervoices
61% of teens set their social media account 
privacy settings to share only with friends 
flickr © ripton
With Gen Y 
on social media, 
what you see 
isn’t what you get
Only 5% of teens share their real 
relationship status on Facebook 
flickr © buenosaurus
59% of teens fake their age on social media 
to create an account 
flickr © stolensnapshot
Gen Y prefer social 
media with more 
robust control of 
privacy
93% of teens use Snapchat to share candid 
pictures of themselves 
flickr © Fouquier
72% of teens said privacy had a major impact 
on their use of social media apps 
flickr © pabak
But if we gave them 
more control Gen Y 
would use social 
media more
72% of 
teens want 
an option 
to use 
nicknames 
instead of 
real ones 
on 
Facebook 
flickr © astro-dudes
87% of 18-24 year olds want an option to 
post content on Facebook anonymously 
flickr © kaizat
www.TotalYouthResearch.com
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10 Facts about Gen Y and Social Media Privacy (Total Youth Research)

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Do Gen Y Millennials really care about social media privacy? According to our latest day they care a lot more than you think. 10 Facts about Gen Y and Social Media Privacy (Total Youth Research)

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10 Facts about Gen Y and Social Media Privacy (Total Youth Research)

  1. 10 facts GEN Y & SOCIAL MEDIA PRIVACY flickr © danielavladimirova
  2. www.TotalYouthResearch.com
  3. 43 % of managers said “youth don’t care about social media privacy” flickr © jintaeandpictures
  4. But...
  5. 82 % of Gen Y said social media privacy was important to them flickr © kk
  6. More than you think...
  7. 52% of teens check their social media privacy settings once a week flickr © francisco_osorio
  8. And you might not know about it...
  9. 64% of teens admitted blocking parents or family from a post or a friend request flickr © hervoices
  10. 61% of teens set their social media account privacy settings to share only with friends flickr © ripton
  11. With Gen Y on social media, what you see isn’t what you get
  12. Only 5% of teens share their real relationship status on Facebook flickr © buenosaurus
  13. 59% of teens fake their age on social media to create an account flickr © stolensnapshot
  14. Gen Y prefer social media with more robust control of privacy
  15. 93% of teens use Snapchat to share candid pictures of themselves flickr © Fouquier
  16. 72% of teens said privacy had a major impact on their use of social media apps flickr © pabak
  17. But if we gave them more control Gen Y would use social media more
  18. 72% of teens want an option to use nicknames instead of real ones on Facebook flickr © astro-dudes
  19. 87% of 18-24 year olds want an option to post content on Facebook anonymously flickr © kaizat
  20. www.TotalYouthResearch.com

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