Number of Facebook users New Zealand 2018, by age
One of the most popular social media networks
Facebook is one of the most popular social media networks in New Zealand with around three quarters of the population being active users. It ranks second only to YouTube, which in 2018 had an additional one percent using it actively. Instagram and Pinterest were the next most popular in the same year, both with around 30 percent of the population using them.
Social media penetration
In New Zealand, social media penetration overall has steadily been increasing over the last few years. As of 2018, it is just under three quarters of the population, with just over two thirds of active users accessing it on mobile devices.