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

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Share of respondents
To stay in touch with what my friends are doing59%
To stay up-to-date with news and current events47%
To share photos or videos with others46%
To fill up spare time46%
Because a lot of my friends are on it45%
To find funny or entertaining content (i.e. articles, videos)44%
General networking with other people44%
To share my opinion38%
To meet new people31%
To research/find products to buy27%
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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.

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