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Twenge found that by the early 2010s, high school seniors were online for an average of 11 hours a week.
But, she pointed out, the patterns seen in this study began before widespread internet use - so it’s not clear how much of a role technology has played. But, she added, it’s obvious that technology is a vital part of how children socialise.
But they are also less likely to go on dates, have a part-time job or drive - traditional milestones along the path to adulthood. It may depend on how you look at it, the researchers say.