Facebook Could Be Bigger Than China by Next Year
Facebook has come a long way since it was built in a Harvard dorm room in 2004. By the end of 2013, THE social network had reached 1.23 billion monthly active users worldwide. 1.23 billion people use Facebook at least once a month, that's roughly equivalent to the population of India, no less than the second most populous country in the world. Moreover, by next year there could be more Facebook users than Chinese people!
Please note that this is nothing more than a playful comparison to illustrate Facebook's incredible reach in the world. We are fully aware that this is not a scientific comparison, and it's not meant to be.
- Number of U.S. Facebook users 2016, by ageNumber of U.S. Facebook users 2016, by age
- Facebook users in the Netherlands in 2016, by age groupFacebook users in the Netherlands in 2016, by age group
- Facebook users in the Netherlands in 2016, by genderFacebook users in the Netherlands in 2016, by gender
- Most popular product brands on Facebook 2016Most popular product brands on Facebook 2016
- Share of U.S. internet users who use selected social networks 2012-2016Share of U.S. internet users who use selected social networks 2012-2016
- Facebook: number of monthly active users worldwide 2008-2016Facebook: number of monthly active users worldwide 2008-2016
- Facebook: number of daily active users worldwide 2011-2016Facebook: number of daily active users worldwide 2011-2016
- Most popular Facebook fan pages 2016Most popular Facebook fan pages 2016
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