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90% of Nationals in MENA Are Using WhatsApp for Communication in 2016 | Northwestern University

Social Media Insights | Middle East

Communication directly with others is the primary purpose for nationals to use both WhatsApp, Facebook, and Instagram. 90% of internet users in the Middle East are using WhatsApp & 63% of them are using Facebook, 41% of them are using Instagram for communication purpose.

Twitter had been an essential tool to find and share news nationals in the Middle East & to find and share entertainment the majority of internet users in the Middle East use YouTube with a rate of 60%, followed by Instagram with a rate of 41%.

90% of Nationals in the Middle East are Using WhatsApp for Communication in 2016, Northwestern University

A Graph Shows The Users of Each Social Media Platform.

Northwestern University in Qatar


Founded in 2008 in partnership with Qatar Foundation, Northwestern University in Qatar draws from its parent organization, Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois, USA). NU-Q is one of the top 20 universities worldwide by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings and the 11th in the United States by US News & World Report.NU-Q provides a framework through which students explore the world to shape their future and provides excellent preparation for a career anywhere in the world.

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