Some 78% of 18- to 24-year-olds use snapchat, and a sizeable majority of these users (71%) visit the platform multiple times per day. Some 82% of snapchat users ages 18 to 24 say they use the platform daily, with 71% indicating that they use it multiple times per day. The median 18- to 29-year-old uses four of these platforms, but that figure drops to three among 30- to 49-year-olds, to two among 50- to 64-year-olds and to one among those 65 and older. With the exception of those 65 and older, a majority of americans across a wide range of demographic groups now use facebook.
News use across social media platforms 2017
Adult face bok. At the same time, younger americans (especially those ages 18 to 24) stand out for embracing a variety of platforms and using them frequently. Adults are now facebook users. Adults use each of these sites. Roughly three-quarters of the public (73%) uses more than one of the eight platforms measured in this survey, and the typical (median) american uses three of these sites. The share of facebook users who visit the site on a daily basis is statistically unchanged compared with 2016, when 76% of facebook users reported they visited the site daily.
Social media fact sheet
That share falls to 78% among those ages 30 to 49, to 64% among those ages 50 to 64 and to 37% among americans 65 and older. With the exception of those 65 and older, facebook is used by a majority of americans across a wide range of demographic groups.