TABLE 1

Demographic Comparisons by Sexting Group

None (n = 318)Text Only (n = 71)Photo (n = 21)Test Statistic
Age12.91 (0.52)13.05 (0.64)13.10 (0.61)F2406 = 2.58; P = .08
Pubertal development11.01 (4.56)12.77 (3.61)11.91 (6.11)F2400 = 4.47; P = .01
Family income27.51 (16.99)31.10 (15.20)31.11 (15.77)F2333 = 1.39; P = .25
Female47%38%71%χ22 = 7.33; P = .03
Hispanic37%37%67%χ22 = 7.27; P = .03
Race, %χ210 = 11.24; P = .34
 White364342
 Black or African American334121
 Multirace221326
 Asian105
 American Indian or Alaskan native320
 Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander525