Facebook usage motivations according to global users 2015

This statistic presents reasons for Facebook usage according to users in the United States as of the second quarter of 2015. During a survey, it was found that 46 percent of responding Facebook users accessed it to share photos or videos with others.

Reasons for Facebook usage according to users worldwide as of 2nd quarter 2015

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Single Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Single Account

$39 $59 per month *
in the first 12 months
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$468 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

October 2015

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2nd quarter 2015

Age group

16 to 64 years

Special properties

active Facebook users

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Question: "What are you main reasons for using social networking services?"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Facebook in the United Kingdom (UK)"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.