U.S. social media users opinions on social media posts on politics 2016

View of social media users in the United States on seeing social media posts and discussions about politics and the 2016 election as of August 2016

U.S. social media users opinions on social media posts on politics 2016 The graph shows the view of social media users in the United States on seeing social media posts and discussions about politics and the 2016 election as of August 2016. According to the survey, 37 percent of respondents felt worn-out by political posts and discussions they saw on social media, while 20 percent of them declared to like seeing lots of posts on the topic.
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View of social media users in the United States on seeing social media posts and discussions about politics and the 2016 election as of August 2016

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Share of respondents
I like seeing lots of political posts and discussions on social media20%
I am worn-out by how many political posts and discussions I see on social media37%
I don’t feel strongly about these posts one way or the other41%
No answer2%
Share of respondents
I like seeing lots of political posts and discussions on social media20%
I am worn-out by how many political posts and discussions I see on social media37%
I don’t feel strongly about these posts one way or the other41%
No answer2%
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The graph shows the view of social media users in the United States on seeing social media posts and discussions about politics and the 2016 election as of August 2016. According to the survey, 37 percent of respondents felt worn-out by political posts and discussions they saw on social media, while 20 percent of them declared to like seeing lots of posts on the topic.
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