About This Statistic
This statistic displays the results of a survey among internet users regarding their creation of social networking profiles in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2010 to 2015, by age group. In 2012, 47 percent of respondents aged between 45 and 54 reported having set up a social network profile. This share grew to 74 percent three years later. In 2015, 71 percent of UK respondents reported doing some kind of social media activity at least weekly.