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

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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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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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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Release date
August 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
August 10 to 14, 2017
Number of respondents
2,201 respondents
Age group
18 years and older
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
Original question: How recently have you used each the following applications to communicate with others?

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