Active social media penetration in MENA countries 2018

This statistic shows the social media penetration in selected Middle East & North African countries as of January 2018, based on the number of active social media users as a percentage of a country's total population. During that month, 99 percent of the population in Qatar were monthly active social media users, logging on to social media services at least once per month.

Active social media penetration in Middle East & North African countries in January 2018

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Release date

January 2018


Africa, Turkey, MENA

Survey time period

January 2018

Supplementary notes

The data was extracted from multiple publications of the report as following:
Western Asia Part 1: North-West - Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Turkey
Western Asia Part 2: South-East - Bahrain, Qatar, Oman, Iraq, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Saudi Arabia
Southern Asia: Iran
Northern Africa: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia

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