About This Statistic
This statistic displays a forecast of the development in Facebook user numbers in Finland from 2015 to 2021. The annual number of Facebook users is forecasted to increase in the future. According to this scenario, year 2017 would mark the first year when the number of Facebook users would exceed 2.7 million. In 2021, the number of monthly active Facebook users is projected to reach 2.93 million individuals. This would be an increase of approximately 0.2 million new users compared to the year 2017.
Facebook is one of the key players of the social media sphere in the world. Although originally set out to be a platform for some US students in higher education, the platform grew to be a global-wide networking channel. Over the years Facebook has grown to be not only a networking tool but has many other applications including online advertising and news distribution.
The Facebook user base can be further viewed using various characteristics, such as age group or usage frequency. Facebook also has a messenger app called Facebook Messenger designed for messaging on a mobile device.