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July 11, 2013

India is Now the Fastest Growing FACEBOOK Country

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Facebook has 78 million monthly active users (MAUs) in India for the quarter ending March 31, 2012, registering a 50% increase from the same quarter last year and 9.86% increase sequentially, according to the company’s quarterly report filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

India Key Source Of Growth: Facebook informed that India and Brazil represented key sources of growth in Q1 2013 as compared to Q1 2012. The company currently has 73 million MAUs in Brazil, a 62% increase from the same quarter last year. Overall, it has 1.11 billion MAUs, up 23% year-on year (YoY). Note that these numbers doesn’t include Instagram users, which the company had acquired last April.

Last week, Facebook had informed that Instagram had crossed 100 million monthly active users during the quarter, although it hadn’t provided any region-wise breakdown of these numbers.
In DAUs: Facebook has seen a more than average increase  in their users acrss including India, Brazil and the United States, however last week, Facebook had reported a total 665 million DAUs and 751 million mobile MAUs for the quarter. The company attributed the growth in DAUs to the increased mobile usage of Facebook.