Which sites or services have you used in the past three months to stream/access, or share music tracks or albums through the internet?
Leading online services used for music consumption in the UK 2018
This statistic displays the leading online music services ranked by usage penetration in the United Kingdom among online music consumers as of May 2018. Among online music streamers, downloaders and sharers, Spotify had a 42 percent usage penetration.
Which sites or services have you used in the past three months to stream/access, or share music tracks or albums through the internet?
Share of respondents
YouTube59%
Spotify42%
Amazon Music18%
iTunes \ App Store \ ibookstore \ Apple Store 15%
Facebook 12%
Amazon \ Amazon mp3 \ Kindle 11%
Google (Search Engine)9%
Soundcloud 9%
Google Play \ Android Marketplace 6%
Email 5%
Free music download app (on a mobile phone or tablet PC)4%
uTorrent4%
Pirate Bay 2%
Kodi 2%
MP3Skull 1%
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Sources

Release date

July 2018

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

March to May 2018

Number of respondents

1,863 respondents

Age group

12 years and older

Special properties

All who have streamed or shared music in the past three months

Supplementary notes

Online (CAWI) and face-to-face (CAPI) surveys were used.

Leading online services used for music consumption in the UK 2018
This statistic displays the leading online music services ranked by usage penetration in the United Kingdom among online music consumers as of May 2018. Among online music streamers, downloaders and sharers, Spotify had a 42 percent usage penetration.
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