Distribution of Twitter users in the United States as of December 2016, by age group

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Age groupPercentage of users
18-24 17.7%
25-34 22.5%
35-44 19.5%
45-54 17.9%
55-64 16.5%
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This statistic shows the age distribution of Twitter users in the United States as of December 2016. As of that month, 22.5 percent of U.S. Twitter users were between 25 and 34 years old. The second-largest user group were 35 to 44 year olds with a 19.5 percent share. Twitter is one of the most popular social networks in the United States - as of 2016, 24 percent of online adults in the United States were Twitter users. Furthermore, a total of 42 percent of U.S. Twitter users accessed the microblogging platform on a daily basis, up from a 36 percent daily usage reach in September 2014.

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