Average social media use in the United Kingdom (UK) 2016, by frequency

This statistics displays the frequency of social media use for adults in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016. A 20 percent share of respondents reported that they never used social media, while a total of 47 percent say they use it everyday.

Average social media use for adults in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016, by frequency*

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Source

Release date

April 2016

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

April 15, 2016 to April 19th, 2016

Number of respondents

1,002 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* The full question reads as follows: "How frequently, if at all, do you do each of the following? Please select the option which comes closest to your average use. Use social media"

Percentages missing or exceeding 100 percent are due to rounding.

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