Finding out about social networks: motivations of the French 2016

This statistic presents the types of reasons for using social networks to get information from the French in 2016. It is noted that more than a third of French people used social networks to get information, because they centralize information that interest them.

Reasons for using social networks to get information from the French in 2016

Share of respondents
Quick update of information50%
Free content39%
Save time37%
Centralize the information that interests me35%
Opportunity to choose topics that interest me33%
Discover new content31%
Know the opinion of those close to you29%
For more news videos23%
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Source

Release date

November 2016

Region

France

Survey time period

early 2016

Number of respondents

3,103 respondents

Age group

18 years old and over

Method of interview

Telephone interviews and online survey

Supplementary notes

The question was formulated by the source as follows: "How do you inform yourself?


The source adds the following information: "Study carried out in the context of a post-attack news. "

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