Most popular social media services among young people in Finland 2016

This statistic shows the share of users of the most popular social media platforms among young people in Finland in 2016. During the period under survey, roughly 88 percent of the respondents stated they used the social media service WhatsApp.

User share of the most popular social media services among young people in Finland in 2016

Share of respondents
WhatsApp88%
YouTube85%
Facebook81%
Instagram72%
Spotify66%
Snapchat60%
Facebook Messenger56%
Skype35%
Twitter25%
Steam19%
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Sources

Release date

September 2016

Region

Finland

Survey time period

May, 2016 to August, 2016

Number of respondents

n = 5520

Age group

13-29 years

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

The source points out it wasn't defined what was meant by a social media, so that the youths' perception of social media would become clearer.

According to the source the average respondent (n= 5520) was 19.5 years old and most of the respondents used social media from 6 to 9 hours per week. 70% of the respondents were women (n= 3838) and 28% of the respondents were men (n= 1562) with 2% of the respondents choosing the option "I don't want to say/ I can't say/ other". The target group was further split into three age groups:
13 to 17-year-olds (n= 2244), 18 to 22-year-olds (n= 1822) and 23 to 29-year-olds (n= 1454).

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