Social media usage in the United Kingdom (UK)

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Statista dossier on social media usage and social networking in the United Kingdom.

This dossier presents a selected range of statistics and data about social media usage and social networks in the United Kingdom.

Table of contents

  • 1. Reach
    • UK: active social media and mobile social media users 2015/2016

    • Reach of selected social networking websites in the Great Britain 2014-2016

    • Social media platforms usage in Great Britain (GB) 2015

    • Leading social networking websites in the UK in September 2013, by visitors

    • Social networks ranked by market share in the United Kingdom (UK) as of January 2017

    • Social networks: active reach in the United Kingdom (UK) March 2014, by device

    • UK: visiting social media sites or apps weekly on mobile phones 2014-2015, by age

  • 2. User Demographics
    • Social network profile creation in the United Kingdom (UK) 2010-2015, by age group

    • Social network user growth in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012-2017, by age

    • Social network profile creation in the United Kingdom (UK) 2010-2015, by gender

    • Social network profile creation in the UK 2007-2015, by socio-economic group

    • Children active on social media in the United Kingdom (UK) 2009-2016, by age

  • 3. User Behavior
    • Frequency of social networking in the United Kingdom (UK) 2007-2015

    • Time spent on social media in the UK in July 2013

    • Time spent on selected social networks in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012-2014

    • Leading activities on social media platforms in Great Britain (GB) 2015

    • Share of social shares by online channel in the UK 2014, by content category

    • Importance of social media to individuals in Great Britain 2013

  • 4. Facebook
    • Number of Facebook users in the United Kingdom (UK) 2016, by age and gender

    • Facebook users in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014-2018

    • Facebook's social network market share monthly in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014-2017

    • Facebook users: gender breakdown in Great Britain 2013-2016

    • Facebook users: age distribution in Great Britain 2013-2016

    • Frequency of Facebook use via mobile phone in United Kingdom (UK) 2013

    • Facebook likes and comments for UK newsbrand articles 2014-2015

  • 5. Twitter
    • Twitter users in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012-2018

    • Twitter's social network market share monthly in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014-2017

    • Twitter users: gender breakdown in Great Britain 2013-2016

    • Twitter users: age distribution in Great Britain 2013-2016

    • Importance of Twitter to its users in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014

  • Language: English
  • Released: June 2016
  • Source(s): Statista
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