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Atheists tweet more than believers, study shows

Atheists tweet more than believers, study shows

From Religion News Service:

What does a map of the U.S. religious landscape look like in 140 characters?


A new study of Twitter finds that self-identified religious users are more likely to tweet to members of their own faith than to members of a different one. The study examined people whose Twitter profiles identified them as Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu and atheist.

And while adherents of all six groups studied tweet frequently, atheists — among the smallest populations in the U.S. — are the most prolific.

The study also shows that Muslims tweet more than other religious groups. Read more.

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