Which online social network activities have you engaged in over the past 3 months?*

Loading statistic...
Age in yearsTotalSharing text messagesSocial networkProfessional network

© Statista 2017

Download Settings Share
Chart type
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Description Source More information
This statistic shows the responses to the survey question: "Which online social network activities have you engaged in over the past three months?" The figure illustrates the share of individuals who used the internet for different online social network activities in the Netherlands in 2016, by age. As of 2015, 32.9 percent of 45 to 55 year old Dutch individuals said they participated in a professional network such as LinkedIn.
Show more
Release date
October 2016
Survey time period
Number of respondents
4,500 respondents
Age group
12 years and older
Special properties
individuals who are part of a private household
Method of interview
Computer-assisted telephone interviews (CATI)
Supplementary notes
* Original survey question: "Did you use the internet in the past three months for one of the following activities: To send or receive e-mails; To make phone calls via the internet; To chat; To read or keep up with blogs; To Exchange text messages; To participate in a social network like Facebook or Twitter; To participate in a professional network like LinkedIn."

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Statistics on "Social media usage in the Netherlands"

  • User demographics
The most important statistics
  • User behaviour
The most important statistics
  • Facebook
The most important statistics
  • Twitter
The most important statistics
  • Other social media
The most important statistics

Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format

Social media usage in the Netherlands

All Information
in one Presentation

Social media usage in the Netherlands

Everything On "Social media usage in the Netherlands" in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Statista for Your Company: The Research and Analysis Tool

  • Product Film
  • Statistics
  • Downloads

Our Premium Statistics - facts for your business

Currently, Statista provides more than 1 million statistics.
93 percent (all Premium content) are exclusively accessible via our professional accounts.

Unlimited access

As a Statista Premium customer, you receive unlimited access to all statistics at all times. Including downloads of data in the most common formats (XLS, PDF & PNG). Create relevant and significant statistics in no time.

You are in good company

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages


Our Business Solutions: Save Time and Money



per year
Your advantages
  • Full access to all our statistics
  • Download as XLS, PDF & PNG
  • Relevant data: complete source information
All functions of our platform illustrated face-to-face
  • Learn how Statista supports your company
  • Extensive tour across the whole portal
  • Personal guidance by our support team
The knowledge database for your company
  • All functions of the Premium Account
  • Access to dossiers, forecasts and studies
  • Access to our international database
  • Publishing rights and other exclusive functions