Adults who consider acceptable to take selfies in certain situations 2018, by age

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, sorted by age group. According to the survey, 63 percent of respondents aged between 18 and 34 considered acceptable to take a photograph of themselves while at a wedding,

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

18 to 3435 to 5455 years or older
While at a concert 77%69%58%
While visiting a tourist destination 77%77%73%
While attending a party76%73%64%
While at a wedding 63%57%47%
While at the gym 48%39%29%
While dining at a restaurant 45%41%32%
While riding public transport (like a bus or a train) 44%38%30%
While in the bath 28%18%7%
While attending a funeral 8%7%4%
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Source

Release date

August 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

August 16 - 17, 2018

Number of respondents

1,190 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Supplementary notes

Question: Do you think it is acceptable or unacceptable to take a 'selfie' in the following circumstances? Please select one option on each row.

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