Social media in Canada Social networking is a popular online activity in Canada. Most recently, 68.5 percent of the population accessed social networks via any device on a monthly basis. Unsurprisingly, Facebook was ranked first in terms of popularity among Canadian internet users, with 25 to 34-year-olds constituting the biggest user group.
Mobile social media in Canada Mobile social media access is also increasingly popular, with mobile websites and social apps generating a significant amount of Canadian social traffic. In March 2019, Facebook generated more than half of mobile social website visits in Canada. The most downloaded social apps in Canada include WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Facebook and Pinterest, again highlighting Facebook’s dominance in the Canadian social media market.