Leading community groups on Facebook from Australia 2017, by number of fans

As of March 2017, Street FX Motorsport and Graphics was the most popular Facebook community group from Australia with a total of 9.88 million fans worldwide. In August 2018, Australians across the country were also actively using job groups on the social media platform. A total of 68 thousand job seekers from Melbourne were part of job groups and 64 thousand in Sydney.

Australian Facebook user profile

Around 4.4 million registered Facebook users in Australia are aged between 25 and 34. Moreover, there was an even gender distribution in this age group, thirteen percent were male, and thirteen percent are female. Elsewhere, there were around 1.3 million registered users aged over 65, three percent of which were male and four percent were female.

Generational distribution of Facebook users

Despite having the smallest number of users, 84 percent of those aged 71 years and older said in a 2018 survey that they spent most of their time with social media using Facebook. By comparison, 70 percent of respondents aged 14 to 28 said they spent most time on Facebook when using social media.

Most popular community groups on Facebook from Australia as of March 2017, by number of fans

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Release date

March 2017

Region

Australia

Survey time period

March 2017

Special properties

total fans, not fans from chosen country

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