LinkedIn's revenue from 1st quarter 2009 to 3rd quarter 2016, by segment (in million U.S. dollars)

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SubscriptionsMarketing SolutionsTalent Solutions
Q1 '0910.96.16.3
Q2 '0910.98.78.1
Q3 '0911.499.4
Q4 '0912.514.512.4
Q1 '1013.614.216.9
Q2 '1014.918.321.7
Q3 '1015.718.827.3
Q4 '1017.827.936
Q1 '1119.927.746.3
Q2 '1123.938.658.6
Q3 '1128.440.171
Q4 '1133.349.584.9
Q1 '1237.943.9106.6
Q2 '1243.558.3126.4
Q3 '1249.658.4144.1
Q4 '12*59.474.7169.5
Q1 '1365.664.8194.3
Q2 '137373.7216.9
Q3 '1379.875.5237.7
Q4 '1388.197.7261.4
Q1 '1495.586.1291.6
Q2 '14*105.2106.5322.2
Q3 '14114.47109.23344.57
Q4 '14121.36152.73369.35
Q1 '15122.12119.19396.38
Q2 '15128140443
Q3 '15138140502
Q4 '15144183535
Q1 '16149154558
Q2 '16155181597
Q3 '16161.62175.48622.69

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This statistic shows LinkedIn's revenue as of the third quarter 2016, broken down by segment. In the most recently reported period, LinkedIn's subscription revenue amounted to 161.6 million U.S. dollars, up from 155 million U.S. dollars in the preceding quarter. Currently, the professional social network generates the majority of its revenue through talent solutions, including online recruiting of potential job candidates for companies.
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October 2016
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1st quarter 2009 to 3rd quarter 2016
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* In Q2 2014, certain recruitment media products have been reclassified from Marketing Solutions to Talent Solutions. Prior period amounts beginning with Q1 2012 have been recast to conform to the current year presentation

In December 2016, Microsoft finalized its $26 billion acquisition of LinkedIn. LinkedIn results are now part of Microsoft's Product Revenue and Service and Other Revenue segment.

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