Distribution of Facebook users in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018, by age group

26 percent of Facebook users in the United Kingdom (UK) are aged between 25 to 34 years, more than any other age group. Those are the findings of We Are Social’s analysis of Facebook reported data in January 2018.

Even gender distribution

Whereas apps such as Instagram and Pinterest tend to attract more female than male users, the share of female and male Facebook users is remarkably even. Among those 18 to 34 years of age there is an exact 50/50 split among males and females.

Facebook in the United Kingdom

   Facebook enjoys a strong footing in the United Kingdom, holding an estimated 63.88 percent share of the market. The service attracted 36.34 million UK users during April 2019, and Facebook UK Limited generated 1.27 billion British pounds in revenue during 2017. The UK division of the company posted an operating profit of 62.1 million British pounds in 2017.

Distribution of Facebook users in the United Kingdom (UK) in January 2018, by age group

Share of individuals
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Release date

January 2018


United Kingdom

Survey time period

January 2018

Age group

13 years and older

Supplementary notes

Source provides the following information:
"We Are Social’s analysis of Facebook-reported data, January 2018. Values may not sum to 100% due to rounding in reported data."

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