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Estimated U.S. social media usage increase due to coronavirus home isolation 2020

Share of social media users in the United States who believe they will use select social media more if confined at home due to the coronavirus as of March 2020

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Release date

March 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

March 12, 2020

Number of respondents

425 respondents

Special properties

regular social media users

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: If confined to your home due to the Coronavirus, which social media platforms do you believe you will use more or less during that period? YOUTUBE

70 percent of respondents were female, 30 percent were male

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Statistics on " Coronavirus: impact on online usage in the U.S. "

Statistics on Coronavirus: impact on online usage in the U.S.

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