Reach of selected social networks in the United States as of February 2017, by age group

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Age 18-29Age 30-59Age 60+
Facebook 86%81%67%
Google+ 26%23%9%
Instagram 58%31%7%
LinkedIn 19%21%15%
Pinterest 37%28%20%
Reddit 15%5%1%
Snapchat 45%16%1%
Tumblr 21%7%2%
Twitter 47%39%16%
YouTube 71%52%25%
Other 1%1%1%
I don’t use social media 2%9%27%
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This statistic presents the reach of selected social networks among internet users in the United States as of February 2017, sorted by age group. As of the survey period, it was found that Facebook was used by 86 percent of online adults aged 18 to 29 years.

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