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How many users does Facebook have? 1 billion.

1 Billion Facebook Monthly UsersSeptember 14, 2012 at 12:45 PM – is the day exact hour and minute when Facebook reached the long-awaited 1 billion active users. Be careful not to get confused, when we talk about active users and non-members (current registered users may also be duplicate accounts), but an active user of Facebook uses it at least once a month.

The official announcement came from founder Mark Zuckerberg who made social networking history and give an idea of amazing growth for that small site for students in 2004.

Since 2004 Facebook’s success has grown and now the number one web site in the world (In a head to head with Google).
- Facebook Statistics 2012

With the official announcement also came the latest statistics. Summarized here:

  • More than a trillion “like” since the feature was launched in 2009.
  • 140.3 billion connections (or friends) on Facebook.
  • 219 billion photos uploaded. As of September 10th 2012 this number represents the number of pictures currently on the site and deleted photos are not included. Including those deleted from Facebook the number rises to as many as 265 billion photos uploaded since the feature launched in 2005.
  • 17 billion users indicate places from photos or status updates. This includes all posts and check-in, recorded September 10, 2012 and represents the number of updates to places since the launch of the operation in 2010.
  • 62.6 million of songs heard (or played) 22 billion times. Doing the calculations are more than 210,000 years of music. The figure is 11 September 2012 and it refers to the total number of tracks loaded and played back from the launch of the music function in September 2011.
  • Global Percentages

    Features on users

  • The average user is 22 years old.
  • The five countries with the most users (in alphabetical order): Brazil, India, Indonesia, Mexico and the USA.
  • Facebook has 600 million active users of mobile devices (mobile phones, smartphones and tablets).
  • The average user has 305 friends.
  • This is a great milestone in Facebook’s story, which affects all of us and those particularly interested in the site, TricksFacebook.com – created in 2009 and eventually grew with Facebook thanks to its popularity.

     

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