The United States Only Ranks 8th in Twitter Penetration

by
,

With roughly 50 million Twitter users, the United States has the largest Twitter population in the world. The number of active users, i.e. those who actually tweet, is significantly lower though. According to analytics company PeerReach, only 11 percent of U.S. internet users actually tweet.


Infographic: The United States Only Ranks 8th in Twitter Penetration | Statista
 Report
Related Infographics
  • Instagram
    Instagram Is Growing Faster Than Ever

    This chart shows Instagram's user growth since its inception in 2010.

  • Twitter
    Twitter's User Growth Picks Up Pace as Revenue Stutters

    This chart shows Twitter's revenue and user growth.

  • Twitter
    Competitors Leave Twitter in the Dust

    This chart illustrates how many active users selected social media platforms have added in 2015 and 2016.

  • Twitter
    Twitter Is Close to Flatlining

    This chart illustrates Twitter user and revenue growth.

  • Snapchat
    Snapchat Still Has Some Growing Up To Do

    This chart shows a breakdown of Snapchat, Facebook and Twitter app users in the U.S. by age group.

You may also be interested in...
Infographic Newsletter

Statista offers daily infographics about trending topics covering Media and Society.

Download & Reference
More statistics about...
Show more
You may also be interested in...
FAQ
Who may use the "Chart of the Day"?
The Statista "Chart of the Day", made available under the Creative Commons License CC BY-ND 3.0, may be used and displayed without charge by all commercial and non-commercial websites. Use is, however, only permitted with proper attribution to Statista. When publishing one of these graphics, please include a backlink to the respective infographic URL.

Which topics are covered by the "Chart of the Day"?
The Statista "Chart of the Day" currently focuses on two sectors: "Media and Technology", updated daily and featuring the latest statistics from the media, internet, telecommunications and consumer electronics industries; and "Economy and Society", which current data from the United States and around the world relating to economic and political issues as well as sports and entertainment.

Can Statista create customized charts?
Absolutely! For information on tailor-made and sector-specific Charts of the Day, please contact Robin Hüdepohl
(robin.huedepohl@statista.com).