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8 countries where people spend the most time on social media | Find out where India ranks

Updated : 2020-11-20 10:20:27

A Global Web Index survey has revealed the number of hours spent by average individuals and these 8 countries top the list for Q1 of 2020.

Social media has become a necessity today with many pet, 70-year-old grand uncles and even that teen relative having their presence one or the other platform. Yes, many pet owners have accounts for their pets and regularly post updates about their daily activity. An interesting question that arises here is: How much time does an average individual spend on social media platforms? A Global Web Index survey has revealed the number of hours spent by average individuals and these 8 countries top the list for Q1 of 2020. (Image: Reuters)
Social media has become a necessity today with many pet, 70-year-old grand uncles and even that teen relative having their presence one or the other platform. Yes, many pet owners have accounts for their pets and regularly post updates about their daily activity. An interesting question that arises here is: How much time does an average individual spend on social media platforms? A Global Web Index survey has revealed the number of hours spent by average individuals and these 8 countries top the list for Q1 of 2020. (Image: Reuters)
No 8 | Country: Japan | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 46 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 8 | Country: Japan | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 46 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 7 | Country: Germany | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 1 hour 20 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 7 | Country: Germany | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 1 hour 20 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 6 | Country: UK | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 1 hour 41 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 6 | Country: UK | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 1 hour 41 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 5 | Country: China | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 1 hour 57 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 5 | Country: China | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 1 hour 57 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 4 | Country: US | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 2 hours 08 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 4 | Country: US | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 2 hours 08 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 3 | Country: India | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 2 hours 36 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 3 | Country: India | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 2 hours 36 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 2 | Country: Nigeria | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 3 hours 42 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 2 | Country: Nigeria | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 3 hours 42 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 1 | Country: Philippines | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 3 hours 50 minutes (Image: Reuters)
No 1 | Country: Philippines | Number of hours spent on social media on a daily average: 3 hours 50 minutes (Image: Reuters)
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