What effect did the COVID19 pandemic have on Irish social media use? Ipsos MRBI have released their July 2020 Ireland social media stats and social messaging stats, gathered from August 2019 - June 2020 (detailed below).
From August 2019 - June 2020 these are the key changes when compared to December 2019:
This is the best resource for top data on Irish social media stats, but due to the COVID19 pandemic the 2021 stats (at the time of writing) have not been gathered due to limitations on phone on interviews. Here's hoping that ipsos MRBI will be able to gather and release the 2021 stats soon as I'd predict huge growth for TikTok, more growth for Instagram and moderate growth for LinkedIn. But can Facebook grow anymore?
Ireland Social Media Messaging July 2020
For Ireland Social Media Messaging: