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April 8, 2011

Facebook gains 80 million new accounts in the first quarter of 2011!

Facebook has grown dramatically in the first quarter of 2011. Number of total users has grown from 585 million users to more than 665 million users! That means over 80 million new user registrations just in the first 3 months of the year. if the same speed is maintained ,Facebook  will be crossing the 700 million users barrier  by the end of this year

Nearly 30 % of the new account registrations have been made by users in the age group of 18-24 years of age. This age group constantly remains the strongest one on Facebook and at this moment represents over 210 million Facebook users overall.

Second biggest gain has been spotted in the age group of 25-34 years of age with almost 20 million new account registrations. This age group is the second strongest on Facebook with total of 174 million Facebook accounts.

Not surprisingly, the third biggest gain of Facebook users in the first quarter of 2011 has been in the age group of 35-44 years of age, almost 11 million new registrations and 90 million Facebook accounts in total.

More than 72 % of all Facebook users belong to one of the three above mentioned categories which means more than 475 million users are in the age between 18 and 44 years of age.

April 7, 2011

April 6, 2011

Fastest Growing Facebook Countries: Brazil and India





India is among the top 10 fastest growing  countries in Facebook. According to SocialBakers, a research and analysis company which measures Facebook data and metrics, Brazil Facebook users have grown by a staggering 87% in the last 3 months.Indian Facebook users have registered a growth of 36.4% in the last 90 days, however India's Facebook penetration is among the lowest in the world, with less than 2%

Among other countries which show  more than 20% growth for the last 3 months are 

1) Mexico: 24%
3)Brazil: 84%
4)Thailand: 34%

Among other notable  insights are the phenomenal growth of south Korea  growing at 69% a few countries which shows negative Facebook growth are Qatar and  Vietnam. While some countries population base is low and the percentage difference might not be as huge in real numbers...