One in five Portuguese users gives up social network

Friday 12 November 2021 | 14:38 CET | News
A new Marktest study on the use of social networks has shown that 19.6 percent of users in Portugal have abandoned a network in the last twelve months. The rate is much higher among the youngest users, rising to 34.3 percent. The majority of users indicated that they stopped using Facebook (26.0%), followed by Snapchat (25.2%), with lack of interest given by 36.8 percent as the main reason.

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