Infographic: How demographics break down by online platform

Nearly 3 billion people are active on social media; this infographic will help you narrow down who—and where—they are.

Like an unstoppable tide, social media continues to rise, spread and seep into every inhabited cranny on Earth.

A striking 2.8 billion humans are now active social media users, according to a recent infographic posted by Tracx, which dishes out detailed demographic data as to who is active on which platforms.

Facebook, with nearly 2 billion active users, is Neptune of the social media seas, with YouTube and its 1 billion unique monthly users in a distant second place. Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn and Reddit round out the list of most popular social networks analyzed in this piece.

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