Total number and the share of population of active social media and mobile social media users in the United Kingdom (UK) in January 2017

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Total number of users (in millions)Share of population (%)

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This statistic displays the total number and the share of population of active social media and mobile social media users in the United Kingdom (UK) as of January 2017. As of January 2017, the total number of active social media users amounted to 42 million.
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January 2017
United Kingdom
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January 2017*
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* Source provides the following information about data sources:

Social media data: latest reported monthly active user data from Facebook, Tencent, VKontakte, LINE, Kakao, Google, Sina, Twitter, Skype, Yahoo!, Viber, Baidu, and Snapchat (data up to January 2017).
Population data: United Nations World Population Prospects, 2015 Revision; US Census Bureau (data up to January 2017); United Nations World Urbanization Prospects, 2014 Revision.

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