Premium

Number of internet users who used a social network as a member (e.g. Facebook, XING) in Germany from 2013 to 2016 (in millions)

Exclusive Premium statistic

Get a Premium Account for unrestrained access.
Benefits of our Premium membership:

  • Access to all Premium statistics
  • Download as XLS, PNG and PDF
  • Detailed source and background information
Premium Account
$49 per month*
(billed annually)
*Single license
Loading statistic...
Number of internet users in millions
--
--
--
--

© Statista 2017

Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
Description Source More information
This statistic shows the results of a survey on community platform memberships in Germany from 2013 to 2016. In 2013, there were about 28.18 million people among the German-speaking population aged 14 and older, who used social networks like Facebook, XING or StudiVZ as a member. By 2016 this figure had increased to nearly 30 million people.
Show more
Release date
October 2016
Region
Germany
Survey time period
2013 to 2016
Age group
14 years and older
Special properties
German-speaking internet users
Method of interview
Face-to-face interview
Supplementary notes
The Allensbach Computer and Technology Analysis (Allensbacher Computer- und Technik-Analyse) is an annual study that serves the continuous observation of the acceptance and usage of digital technologies in Germany. Additionally, the Allensbach Institute for Public Opinion Research (Institut für Demoskopie Allensbach) collects data from a variety of other thematic fields.

Information on base:
German-speaking population age 14 and over in private households, at main residence in the Federal Republic of Germany.

Information on random sample:
2013: 8,702 respondents, projected to a population of 70.33 million
2014: 8,156 respondents, projected to a population of 70.52 million
2015: 7,009 respondents, projected to a population of 69.24 million
2016: 7,026 respondents, projected to a population of 69.56 million

Information on target group "German-speaking internet users":
2013: projected to 52.92 million people
2014: projected to 53.54 million people
2015: projected to 54.16 million people
2016: projected to 55.81 million people

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "On these cards there are several options on how one could be active on the internet, what to do on the internet. Please organize the cards on the sheet in front of you, depending on how often you do this on the internet: use a social network, for example Facebook, Xing or StudiVZ, as a member." (original German question:„Hier auf den Karten steht Verschiedenes, wie man selbst im Internet aktiv werden kann, was man dort machen kann. Bitte verteilen Sie die Karten entsprechend auf das Blatt, je nachdem, wie häufig Sie das im Internet machen: Als Mítglied ein soziales Netzwerk, wie z.B. Facebook, XING oder studiVZ nutzen")

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

Statistics on "Internet usage in the Netherlands"

  • Internet access
The most important statistics
  • Usage and behavior
The most important statistics
  • Social media
The most important statistics
  • Online advertisement
The most important statistics
  • Online safety
The most important statistics
  • Outlook
The most important statistics

Statista for Your Company: The Research and Analysis Tool

  • Product Film
  • Statistics
  • Downloads

Our Premium Statistics - facts for your business

Currently, Statista provides more than 1 million statistics.
93 percent (all Premium content) are exclusively accessible via our professional accounts.

Unlimited access

As a Statista Premium customer, you receive unlimited access to all statistics at all times. Including downloads of data in the most common formats (XLS, PDF & PNG). Create relevant and significant statistics in no time.

You are in good company

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Our Business Solutions: Save Time and Money

only

$588*

per year
Your advantages
  • Full access to all our statistics
  • Download as XLS, PDF & PNG
  • Relevant data: complete source information
All functions of our platform illustrated face-to-face
  • Learn how Statista supports your company
  • Extensive tour across the whole portal
  • Personal guidance by our support team
The knowledge database for your company
  • All functions of the Premium Account
  • Access to dossiers, forecasts and studies
  • Access to our international database
  • Publishing rights and other exclusive functions