Reasons for using Whatsapp by municipalities in the Netherlands 2016

This statistic illustrates the distribution of municipalities using Whatsapp in the Netherlands in 2016, by reason. As of 2016, roughly 50 percent of the social media managers from municipalities indicated they do not use WhatsApp (yet).

Distribution of municipalities using Whatsapp in the Netherlands in 2016, by reason*

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Release date

February 2016



Survey time period


Number of respondents

69 respondents

Special properties

small, medium and large municipalities

Supplementary notes

The source states, they asked "social media managers from municipalities in the Netherlands if they use WhatsApp for their organization." The source phrased it in Dutch as follows: "We vroegen de socialmedia managers van gemeenten in Nederland of zij WhatsApp al gebruiken voor hun organisatie."

The source does not specify the date or type of survey.

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