Parental Internet Monitoring

Did you know...

  • A study in 2012 found that 18.6% of apps downloaded on smartphones could access the person’s address book and contact information.
  • 300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute
  • In 2014 Google received over 4 million search queries per minute
  • 29% of parents let their kids use the Internet without any restrictions or supervision
  • 77% of parents say they have laid down some sort of rules for how their kids can use the Internet

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Internet Safety Parent Infographic

How parents learn ways to protect their kids online:

  • 38% - general news media
  • 37% - other parents
  • 29% - their kid's school or teachers

A recent Hart Research Associates survey found

  • 84% of parents said they very or somewhat monitored their kids' online activity.
  • 39% of kids said their parents very or somewhat monitored their online activity.
  • 91% of parents said they felt like they were well informed about what their kids did online.
  • 60% of teens said they thought their parents were well informed about their online activity.