Percentage of adults in the United States who use social networks as of November 2016, by income

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Share of U.S. adults
Less than 30k USD60%
30k-49,999 USD71%
50k-74,999 USD73%
75,000+ USD78%

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This statistic shows the share of adults in the United States who were using social networks as of November 2016, sorted by income. During that period of time, 60 percent of adults with an income of less than 30,000 U.S. dollars used social networks. In 2016, almost three quarters of the United States population had a social media profile.
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Release date
January 2017
United States
Survey time period
November 2016
Age group
18 years and older
Special properties
who use at least one social media site
Method of interview
Telephone interview

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