Leading social media usage reasons worldwide 2018

This statistic presents the most popular reasons for internet users worldwide to use social media as of the fourth quarter of 2018. During the survey period, 40 percent of survey respondents stated that they used social media to stay in touch with what their friends were doing.

Most popular reasons for internet users worldwide to use social media as of 4th quarter 2018

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Release date

June 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

Q4 2018

Age group

16 to 64 years

Supplementary notes

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