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Company Figures

1. More than 400 million active users
2. 50% active users log on to Facebook in any given day
3. More than 35 million users update their status each day
4. More than 55 million status updates posted each day
5. More than 2.5 billion photos uploaded to the site each month
6. More than 3.5 billion pieces of content (web links, news stories, blog posts, notes, photo albums, etc.) shared each week
7. More than 3.5 million events created each month
8. More than 1.6 million active Pages on Facebook
9. More than 700,000 local businesses have active Pages on Facebook
10. Pages have created more than 5.3 billion fans

Average User Figures

11. Average user has 130 friends on the site
12. Average user sends 8 friend requests per month
13. Average user spends more than 55 minutes per day on Facebook
14. Average user clicks the Like button on 9 pieces of content each month
15. Average user writes 25 comments on Facebook content each month
16. Average user becomes a fan of 2 Pages each month
17. Average user is invited to 3 events per month
18. Average user is a member of 12 groups

International Growth

19. More than 70 translations available on the site
20. About 70% of Facebook users are outside the United States
21. Over 300,000 users helped translate the site through the translations application


22. More than one million developers and entrepreneurs from more than 180 countries
23. Every month, more than 70% of Facebook users engage with Platform applications
24. More than 500,000 active applications currently on Facebook Platform
25. More than 250 applications have more than one million monthly active users
26. More than 80,000 websites have implemented Facebook Connect since its general availability in December 2008
27. More than 60 million Facebook users engage with Facebook Connect on external websites every month
28. Two-thirds of comScore’s U.S. Top 100 websites and half of comScore’s Global Top 100 websites have implemented Facebook Connect


29. There are more than 65 million active users currently accessing Facebook through their mobile devices.
30. People that use Facebook on their mobile devices are almost 50% more active on Facebook than non-mobile users.
31. There are more than 180 mobile operators in 60 countries working to deploy and promote Facebook mobile products  

From: Facebook 


Anonymous said...

2.5 billion photos each month? That's just crazy. O.O

Richard Harris said...

It would be good to know what the demographic make up is

Milton said...

Sure, I'll post it up as a blog post tomorrow.

Anonymous said...

where is your source for all of these? I can't find it on the web site.

Anonymous said...

how many technological deffecincies have been misdirected within the terms and megahertz of witch people access the uncharted directory of the system?

Anonymous said...

Much wasted time!

Brittany S..... said...

Man people gon be on facebook because facebook is addictive and most people don't have nothing to do so they get on facebook.

Anonymous said...

I love ur research

Anonymous said...

good job!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

AWESOME said...

Im doing a report on Facebook (i have no idea why...........) and that was VERY helpful!!! THX

Anonymous said...

I am doing a report on face book to. its for something the teacher told me to do so I have to do it that did help.

Anonymous said...

doin a report on facebook too

Anonymous said...


GoodinBlogging said...

Great info

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