Facebook: quarterly MAU in Europe Q4 2012-Q2 2019

More people are using Facebook in Europe than ever before, with the company recording 385 million monthly active users (MAUs) in the second quarter of 2019. That represents a growth of six million active users from the previous quarter, and 121 million users from the fourth quarter of 2012. It also marks the third consecutive period of growth, after the company lost millions of MAU at the same time news of the Cambridge Analytica scandal broke.

Monthly active users worldwide

In the fourth quarter of 2008 Facebook provided a service for just 100 million active users. As of the fourth quarter of 2013, that number had risen to an astounding 2.32 billion MAUs. The number of MAUs has never taken a backward step during that time.

 Growth outside of Europe and North America 

    Facebook continues to focus on regions outside of Europe and North America, and the reward of this effort can be seen in areas such as the Asia Pacific Region, where the company has seen significant gains in terms of growing the active user base. Facebook just broke the 600 million daily active user (DAU) barrier in the first quarter of 2019, an improvement on the quarter before.

Facebook's monthly active users (MAU) in Europe from 4th quarter 2012 to 2nd quarter 2019

Number of monthly active users (MAU) in millions
Q2 2019385
Q1 2019384
Q4 2018381
Q3 2018375
Q2 2018376
Q1 2018377
Q4 2017370
Q3 2017364
Q2 2017360
Q1 2017354
Q4 2016349
Q3 2016342
Q2 2016338
Q1 2016333
Q4 2015323
Q3 2015315
Q2 2015311
Q1 2015307
Q4 2014301
Q3 2014296
Q2 2014292
Q1 2014289
Q4 2013282
Q3 2013276
Q2 2013272
Q1 2013269
Q4 2012261
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Source

Release date

July 2019

Region

Europe

Survey time period

4th quarter 2012 to 2nd quarter 2019

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