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Interesting Facts about Facebook

Fascinating Facts About Facebook

The Facebook Madness has been so viral across the world, that had it been a country, with over 800 million users, Facebook would have been the 3rd most populated country in the world.

Facebook Demographics:
Facebook 2012 - over 800 million users
200 million - added in 2011

1 in every 13 people on Earth is on Facebook

The Facebook population is 3 times that of the United States

71.2% of all USA internet users are on Facebook

Facebook users:
USA 30%
OUTSIDE 70%

Facebook Users by Gender

Male - 44%
Age
Percentage
55+
5.0%

45-54
8.5%

35-44
14.8%

26-34
25.4%

18-25
25.3%

13-17
21.0%

Female - 56%
Age
55+
4.2%

45-54
7.4%

35-44
14.8%

26-34
26.7%

18-25
26.4%

13-17
20.5%

Average number of Facebook friends
229 friends
-On average, users make 7 new Facebook friends per month; they initiate 3 requests and accept 4.
-80% of Facebook friend requests are accepted

Millenials (18-34)
318.5

Gen X (35-46)
197.6

Younger Boomers (47-56)
155.7

Older Boomers (57-65)
85.1

Silent Generation (66-74)
78.4

G.I. Generation (75+)
42.0

Time on Facebook:
50% of active users log onto Facebook in any given day
Users spend an average of 10.5 billion total minutes per day
Average Facebook user spends 405 minutes per month = 13.5 minutes per day

48% of 18 to 34 year olds check Facebook right when they wake up

Facebook, on an Average Day:
15% of Facebook users update their own status
22% comment on another's post or status
20% comment on another user's photos
26% "Like" another user's content
10% send another user a private messag

Facebook's Ranking

#1 social networking site
US
Canada
New Zealand
Hong Kong
Singapore

#2 social networking site
UK
Brazil
France
Australia

The US lead in the race of Facebook users.
US - 155 million
India - 45 million
Brazil - 43 million

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