Social media usage of people aged 12 to 24 years Australia 2018 by type

In 2018, Facebook was considered the most used social networking site for those who were 12 to 24 years old, amounting to approximately 82 percent of total respondetns. This was followed by Instagram and Whatsapp, amounting to approximately 75 percent and 76 percent of respondents.

Use of social networking sites of people aged 12 to 24 years to in Australia as of March 2018, by type

Share of respondents
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Release date

May 2019



Survey time period

First quarter of 2018

Number of respondents


Age group

12 to 24 years old

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

*The number of respondents given here is the total sample size of all respondents aged 12 years or older. The source does not specify the size of each age group.

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