Most popular social network sites in Asian countries in 2013

This statistic shows the most popular social networking sites in selected Asian countries, based on user figures. As of May 2013, Facebook was the most popular social network in Singapore with 2.7 million registered users.

Leading social networking sites in Asia in March 2013, by country and based on number of registered users

Number of registered users (in millions)
China (QZone)598
India (Facebook)63
Indonesia (Facebook)48
Japan (LINE)*36
Philippines (Facebook)30
South Korea (Kakaotalk)*19
Thailand (Facebook)18
Taiwan (Facebook)13
Malaysia (Facebook)13
Vietnam (Facebook)12
Pakistan (Facebook)8
Hong Kong (Facebook)3.7
Bangladesh (Facebook)3.4
Singapore (Facebook)2.7
Sri Lanka (Facebook)1.6
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Release date

March 2013



Survey time period

March 2013

Supplementary notes

* Data marked * are representative calculations based on available data. Figures represent the latest site-reported monthly active users for the largest social network in each country, as of March 2013, except for Kakaotalk, where figures represent daily users.

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