Share of internet users in the United States with accounts on selected social media platforms as of February 2018, by age group
U.S. social media account ownership 2018, by age group
This statistic presents the percentage of internet users in the United States with accounts on selected social media platforms as of February 2018, sorted by age group. During the survey period, 82 percent of respondents aged 18 to 29 years stated that they had a Facebook account.
Share of internet users in the United States with accounts on selected social media platforms as of February 2018, by age group
FacebookInstagramSnapchatTwitter
18-2982%76%73%52%
30-4489%54%40%44%
45-5488%42%26%41%
55-6484%29%12%29%
65+77%16%5%20%
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Source

Release date

February 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

February 8 to 10, 2018

Number of respondents

2,201 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

online users; account ownership, not active usage

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: Do you have an account on the following social media platforms, or not?

U.S. social media account ownership 2018, by age group
This statistic presents the percentage of internet users in the United States with accounts on selected social media platforms as of February 2018, sorted by age group. During the survey period, 82 percent of respondents aged 18 to 29 years stated that they had a Facebook account.
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