Top social media sites for food information among U.S. consumers 2017

This statistic shows the results of a 2017 survey in which consumers in the United States were asked which social media sites they use for researching new food products, recipes, and nutritional information. According to the report, 38 percent of respondents indicated that they use Facebook for researching food.

Most popular social media channels for researching food among consumers in the United States in 2017

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Release date

February 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

November 13 to December 8, 2017

Number of respondents

3,008 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Of the following social networking tools, which do you actively use to gather or exchange information about foods, including new products, nutrition, and recipes?"

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