Steps taken by U.S. Facebook users to change usage of platform 2018

Share of Facebook users in the United States who have taken following steps to reframe their relationship with the social network as of June 2018

Steps taken by U.S. Facebook users to change usage of platform 2018 This statistic presents the share of Facebook users in the United States who have taken following steps to reframe their relationship with the social network as of June 2018. During the survey period, 42 percent of respondents stated that they had taken a break from checking Facebook for a period of several weeks or more in the past year.
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Share of Facebook users in the United States who have taken following steps to reframe their relationship with the social network as of June 2018

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Have done this in the past yearHave not done this in the past year
Taken a break from checking Facebook for a period of several weeks or more42%58%
Deleted the Facebook app from your phone26%74%
Adjusted your Facebook privacy settings54%46%
Downloaded all the personal data Facebook has collected about you9%91%
Have done this in the past yearHave not done this in the past year
Taken a break from checking Facebook for a period of several weeks or more42%58%
Deleted the Facebook app from your phone26%74%
Adjusted your Facebook privacy settings54%46%
Downloaded all the personal data Facebook has collected about you9%91%
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This statistic presents the share of Facebook users in the United States who have taken following steps to reframe their relationship with the social network as of June 2018. During the survey period, 42 percent of respondents stated that they had taken a break from checking Facebook for a period of several weeks or more in the past year.
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