Social Media Use Over Time

As of January 2014, 74% of online adults use a social networking site of some kind. In September 2013, we found 42% use multiple social networking sites. For more detailed information from the September 2013 survey, refer to our recent report.

Social Media Use Over Time

Date All internet users
2/2005 8
8/2006 16
5/2008 29
4/2009 47
5/2010 61
8/2011 64
12/2012 67
5/2013 72
9/2013 73
1/2014 74
7/2015 76

Pew Research Center