Findings by Ipsos MediaCT included:
71 percent of U.S. Hispanics use Facebook to connect with friends and family every day.
48 percent of U.S. Hispanics’ Facebook friends are family members, compared with 36 percent for the overall population.
60 percent of U.S. Hispanics use Facebook Messenger to communicate with friends and family outside of the U.S.
79 percent access the Internet via mobile devices.
When compared with the study’s total sample of African Americans, Asian Americans and U.S. Hispanics, the latter spends 27 percent more time per week online via smartphones.
74 percent of U.S. Hispanics use mobile devices while watching television, compared with 66 percent of the overall study group.
Video ads capture the interest of 56 percent of U.S. Hispanics, particularly bilingual and Spanish-dominant respondents.
News Feed ads capture the interest of 50 percent of U.S. Hispanics.
U.S. Hispanic females and bilingual U.S. Hispanics are more inclined to connect with and share content from brands, with 40 percent sharing advertising content.
49 percent of bilingual U.S. Hispanics see Facebook as a place for sharing information about media and brands.
80 percent of U.S. Hispanics prefer ads that incorporate Spanish messaging.
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