WhatsApp usage in the U.S. 2017, by gender

Share of internet users in the United States who use WhatsApp as of August 2017, by gender

by J. Clement, last edited Jun 4, 2019
WhatsApp usage in the U.S. 2017, by gender This statistic presents the share of internet users in the United States who have used WhatsApp to communicate with others as of August 2017. During the survey period, it was found that only two percent of female survey respondents had used WhatsApp to communicate within the previous week.
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Share of internet users in the United States who use WhatsApp as of August 2017, by gender

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TodayWithin the previous weekWithin the previous monthWithin the previous yearMore than a year agoI have never used this application
Male8%7%5%4%4%72%
Female5%2%4%4%6%78%
TodayWithin the previous weekWithin the previous monthWithin the previous yearMore than a year agoI have never used this application
Male8%7%5%4%4%72%
Female5%2%4%4%6%78%
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by J. Clement, last edited Jun 4, 2019
This statistic presents the share of internet users in the United States who have used WhatsApp to communicate with others as of August 2017. During the survey period, it was found that only two percent of female survey respondents had used WhatsApp to communicate within the previous week.
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