Stats

  • One in every nine people have a Facebook account
  • There are now more than 800 million active Facebook users, with over 200 million added in 2011
  • Americans spend more time on Facebook than any other U.S.website
  • More than half of Facebook users log in every day – that’s more than 400 million people
  • The average Facebook user has 130 friends and is connected to 80 pages, events and groups
  • Around 75% of Facebook users are outside of North America with accounts available in 70 languages
  • Over 80% of all Americans use a social network
  • 75% of Facebook brand likes originate from advertising messages
  • Google+ was the fastest social network to reach 10 million users at 16 days. It took Twitter 780 days and Facebook 852 days.
  • 80% of companies use social media for recruitment
  • Approximately 40% of social media users access their accounts through mobile devices
  • Nearly 23% of online time is spent on social networks
  • Comscore released a study earlier this year that showed how business brands that post at least once every day on Facebook will reach 22% of their fans in a given week

Statistics from jeffbullas.com, socialnomics.net, socialmediaexaminer.com

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