- Over 70% of Internet users in the United States are on Facebook.
- Over 70% of people who use Facebook live outside of the United States.
- As of 2011, there are 500,000,000 active Facebook users, which is the same as saying 1 out of every 13 people on the planet are on Facebook.
- Half of those 500,000,000 active Facebook users are logged in on any given day.
- Nearly 1 out of 2 young Americans report that they learn about news on Facebook.
Saturday, February 5, 2011
500,000,000 active Facebook users - yikes!
It seems like the world is obsessed with Facebook, and if reseach from Mashable is any indication, that obsession is actually quite real. A few interesting facts: