Infographic: Do Men or Women Use Social Media More?

Posted by Elisa Huang and Jessica De Jesus


Five years ago, less than 30 percent of adults used social networking sites, but today that number has more than doubled to 72 percent. Historically, the proportion of women using social media has been higher than men, though engagement varied across different platforms like Facebook, Pinterest, and Tumblr. See how women and men stack up with it comes to navigating social networks.