In Mexico, 9 out of 10 young people have access to a cell phone. And the social application most used by them is the instant messaging package, WhatsApp. Facebook and Instagram occupy the second and third place of the social networks most used by the population between 12 and 29 years old.
In Mexico, there are 35.3 million young people between the ages of 12 and 29 who use the internet, according to data from the National Survey on the Availability and Use of Information Technologies in Households 2021.
This reflects that 9 out of 10 young people have access to a cell phone.
The figures also showed that more than 90% of these young users use the WhatsApp messaging application.
The complete target group, with Facebook and Instagram, completes the top three social networks most used by the young population.
Messenger (Facebook’s messaging application) and YouTube are other of the most popular networks among Internet users of this age range.