Social networking penetration in Great Britain 2011-2019

This statistic shows the use of social networks, like Facebook or Twitter, among individuals in Great Britain from 2011 to 2019. It reveals that in 2019, 68 percent of individuals reported using social networks.

Share of individuals using social networks in Great Britain from 2011 to 2019

Share of individuals
201968%
201865%
201766%
201663%
201557%
201454%
201353%
201248%
201145%
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Source

Release date

August 2019

Region

United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

2011 to 2019

Number of respondents

1,800**

Age group

16 years and older

Special properties

within the last 3 months

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

* The source indicates: "The source of this information is the Opinions and Lifestyle Survey (OLS). The OLS is a multi-purpose survey developed by ONS for use by government departments, other public bodies, charities, academics and the media. It provides a fast, cost effective and reliable way of obtaining information on topics too brief to warrant their own survey."
** The Opinions and Lifestyle Survey is carried out by interviewing a nationally representative sample of households in Great Britain. About 1,800 households are sampled each month and estimates are subject to sampling variability, as are those from all sample surveys.

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