Facebook by the Numbers: Stats, Demographics & Fun Facts

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Facebook by the Numbers: Stats, Demographics & Fun Facts

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Company Info

Facebook Logo

URL: https://www.facebook.com

Founded on: 2004

CEO: Mark Zuckerberg

Headquarters: 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025

Employees: 10,955 employees as of June 30, 2015

Facebook Statistics

Total Number of Monthly Active Users:

2.072 billion

Last updated: 1/1/18

Total Number of Mobile Monthly Active Users:

1.66 billion

Last updated: 1/24/17

Total Number of Desktop Daily Active Users:

1.368 billion

Last updated: 1/1/18

Total number of Mobile Daily Active Users:

1.57 billion

Last updated: 6/24/17

 Facebook Demographics

  • Facebook users are 53% female and 47% male.
  • Average Facebook user has 155 “friends”.
  • 56% of online Seniors aged 65+ are on Facebook and 63% are between age 50-64.
  • 87% of online users of age 18-29 are on Facebook.
  • 74% college graduates are on Facebook.
  • 72% of online users of income more than $75K are on Facebook.
  • 82 percent of 18 to 29-year-olds online in the U.S. use Facebook.
  • 79 percent of 30 to 49-year-olds online in the U.S. use Facebook.
  • 56 percent of U.S. online users ages 65 and up use Facebook.

Facebook Financials

Fun Facts

  • More than 40 million small businesses have active pages pages
  • The Facebook like button has been pressed 1.13 trillion times..
  • As of January 2016, 100 million hours of video was watched on Facebook Daily.
  • The average time spent on Facebook per visit is 20 minutes making the average monthly time spent to 600 minutes.
  • More than 83% of daily active users are outside the US and Canada the number has grown from 75% in previous year which goes on to show the increased growth in rest of the world.
  • Percent of 18-34 year old who check Facebook when they wake up is 48%.
  • Average number of pages, groups, and events a user is connected to is 80.
  • 350 Million photos are uploaded every day, with 14.58 million photo uploads per hour, 243,000 photo uploads per minute, and 4,000 photo uploads per second.
  • Every 20 Minutes, 1 million links are shared, 20 million friend requests are sent, and 3 million messages are sent.
  • 55 million status updates are made every day.
  • Facebook is available in 101 languages with over 300,000 users helping in translation.

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Salman Aslam
Salman Aslam
Salman Aslam is the Founder & CEO of Omnicore, a leading Healthcare Digital Advertising & Marketing Agency helping clients across the globe. You can follow him on Twitter for tweets and rants about latest news, tips and advice on digital marketing.

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