Age distribution of active social media users worldwide as of 3rd quarter 2014, by platform

Distribution of social media users by age and platform This statistic shows the age distribution of active social media users worldwide as of the third quarter of 2014, sorted by platform. During the survey period, it was found that 34 percent of Instagram users were between 25 and 34 years old. A January 2017 survey of global Facebook users shows that the biggest Facebook user group were men between the ages of 18 and 24 years - this group accounts for 18 percent of total Facebook users worldwide. The second-largest group was men between the ages of 25 and 34 years. In the United States, it was found that 20.6 percent of Facebook users were aged between 25 and 34 years.
Show more
Loading statistic...
16-2425-3435-4445-5455-64
Tumblr38%32%18%9%4%
Instagram37%34%18%8%3%
YouTube31%30%20%13%7%
Twitter30%31%21%12%6%
Pinterest29%34%20%11%6%
Google+29%31%20%13%7%
LinkedIn26%32%21%14%7%
Facebook25%29%22%15%9%
16-2425-3435-4445-5455-64
Tumblr38%32%18%9%4%
Instagram37%34%18%8%3%
YouTube31%30%20%13%7%
Twitter30%31%21%12%6%
Pinterest29%34%20%11%6%
Google+29%31%20%13%7%
LinkedIn26%32%21%14%7%
Facebook25%29%22%15%9%
Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
Description Source More information
This statistic shows the age distribution of active social media users worldwide as of the third quarter of 2014, sorted by platform. During the survey period, it was found that 34 percent of Instagram users were between 25 and 34 years old. A January 2017 survey of global Facebook users shows that the biggest Facebook user group were men between the ages of 18 and 24 years - this group accounts for 18 percent of total Facebook users worldwide. The second-largest group was men between the ages of 25 and 34 years. In the United States, it was found that 20.6 percent of Facebook users were aged between 25 and 34 years.
Show more
Release date
November 2014
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
3rd quarter 2014
Age group
16-64 years
Special properties
Active social network and active app users, excluding China
Supplementary notes
Original question: "Which of the following services have you used or contributed to in the past month using any type of device?"
Values may not add up to 100 percent due to rounding.

More information

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Basic Account

Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Register for free

Premium Account

Your perfect start with Statista

  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account

Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

Send request

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax
   (New York residents only).
Leading companies trust Statista:
I think of Statista as Google for researchers. Statista provides you with the information you search for right away.
Dr. Horst Stipp

Dr. Horst Stipp
EVP, Research & Innovation, Advertising Research Foundation

Statistics on "Social media usage worldwide"

  • Overview
The most important statistics
  • Leading social media
  • Usage
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
The most important statistics
  • Social media marketing and advertising
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Statistics on the topic

Topics

About Statista

Learn more about how Statista can support your business.

Request webinar
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.

News