Social Media Use Growing Globally

The latest Global Digital Statshot from We Are Social and Hootsuite reveals that the number of people using social media around the world has just passed three billion. The number of active social media users is growing at a rate of one million new users per day.


Facebook continues to be the largest social platform and now has more than 2 billion active users. The data also shows that the use of mobile devices to access social media continues to rise.