The French are less adept at social networking

Who are the most connected in Europe? Who are the least connected?

As far as social networks are concerned, France is among the last.

As shown in this diagram, which answers the question:

Do you use social networks? Results in % of “every day or almost every day” and “once a week or more

Some additional numbers to put the number of social network users in context:


  • 3.8 billion internet users (51%)
  • 3.0 billion social network users (40%)
  • 2.8 billion mobile social network users (37%)

Source: We Are Social Singapore and Hootsuite

General Knowledge: the Digital