U.S. adults who consider acceptable to take selfies in certain situations 2018

Share of adults in the United States who think it is acceptable to take a selfie in various circumstances as of August 2018

by J. Clement, last edited Nov 5, 2018
U.S. adults who consider acceptable to take selfies in certain situations 2018 This statistic shows the share of adults in the United States who think it is acceptable to take a selfie in various circumstances as of August 2018. According to the survey, 68 percent of U.S. adults considered it acceptable to take a photograph of themselves while at a concert, whereas eight percent of respondents states that was also acceptable to take a selfie during a funeral.
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Share of adults in the United States who think it is acceptable to take a selfie in various circumstances as of August 2018

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Share of respondents who replied very/somewhat acceptable
While visiting a tourist destination75%
While attending a party71%
While at a concert68%
While at a wedding55%
While dining at a restaurant39%
While at the gym38%
While riding public transport (like a bus or a train)36%
While in the bath16%
While attending a funeral6%
Share of respondents who replied very/somewhat acceptable
While visiting a tourist destination75%
While attending a party71%
While at a concert68%
While at a wedding55%
While dining at a restaurant39%
While at the gym38%
While riding public transport (like a bus or a train)36%
While in the bath16%
While attending a funeral6%
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by J. Clement, last edited Nov 5, 2018
This statistic shows the share of adults in the United States who think it is acceptable to take a selfie in various circumstances as of August 2018. According to the survey, 68 percent of U.S. adults considered it acceptable to take a photograph of themselves while at a concert, whereas eight percent of respondents states that was also acceptable to take a selfie during a funeral.
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