Some 77 percent of adults in Israel use social media, putting the country 1 percentage point ahead of South Korea in social media usage, according to a Pew Research Center survey released this week. The United States was sixth at 70 percent.
At the same time, Israel ranks second in smartphone ownership, with 88 percent of its adults owning smartphones. South Korea was first with 95 percent of adults owning a smartphone and the U.S. sixth again at 81 percent.
Among Israelis, smartphone ownership is on the rise for the over-50 set: 80 percent as compared to 50 percent in 2015.
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