May 26, 2016

News Use Across Social Media Platforms 2016

Appendix A: 2013 and 2016 trends

This appendix has been updated to reflect the fact that 2013 demographic numbers for Reddit and Instagram news users were too small to report. Demographic profiles of these two platforms have been removed from the first table.

Demographics of social media news consumers Portion of Americans who get news on social media in 2013 and 2016 Portion of social media site users who get news on each site