How Many People Have A Facebook Account

There are really couple of apps that is as popular as well as secondhand day-to-day as the Facebook application. For many individuals it's the next app to inspect after a weather condition application in the early morning to see what's up with the buddies, family members, numerous variety of brand names they adhere to and, naturally, news. The influence of Facebook on lives of thousands of millions has reached the point when a variety of serious concerns have popped up in Facebook media coverage as well as scholastic research study, such as an addiction to the system, information privacy breaches and propaganda impact.

In 2010, 3 years after Apple presented cutting edge iPhone and also later in 2008 the App Shop, Facebook developed a mobile app for both iOS (apple iphone only, the iPad version was released later in 2011) and Android platforms. Originally the iphone app had not been native and was infamously sluggish on mobile but in August of 2012 Facebook ultimately released the iOS native app and also it executed twice as quick as its precursor. Since that year the apps have actually experienced around 60 versions as well as have become one of the most feature-reached apps on mobile systems.

Today, there are approximately 2 billion smart devices in operation worldwide and also out of that sensational number 85% of smartphone owners utilize Facebook application. Among all Facebook users 47% accessibility it via mobile (in US this number gets to 68%). As a matter of fact about 6% of ALL digital time is invested in Facebook and this number grows gradually. Such grand scale of adoption and use have resulted in levels of splitting up in between Facebook users equal to 4, suggesting every Facebook individual is connected with all other Facebook users via 3 individuals.

Facebook iOS app interface
Total Facebook Users

Now allow's see just how the most influential mobile application on the earth can be explained with Facebook use, individual and also revenue data.

Facebook app has users in nearly all edges of the world, right here is a fast snapshot of how the application is preferred in different parts of the world.

Facebook Key data points:

  • Number of Facebook regular monthly active customers-- 2,2 billion

  • Number of Facebook daily active customers-- 1,5 billion

  • Number of Facebook users in United States and also Canada-- 241 million

  • Variety of Facebook users in Europe-- 377 million

  • Variety of Facebook customers in Asia & Pacific-- 873 million

  • Variety Of Facebook Carrier users-- 1,2 billion

  • Time individuals spend on Facebook daily-- 35 minutes

  • Facebook Overall Revenue in 2018-- $12 billion

People and also their social communications remain in the heart of the Facebook platform, right here is what we can claim regarding the application's individual statistics.

Facebook User Statistics

Because of having more than a 2,2 billion of users, Facebook application is the one that has the most diverse individual profile. It is available worldwide, except 10 nations where Facebook as well as for that reason its mobile applications are outlawed.

In US and Canada alone Facebook has more than 240 million signed up users, India has 270 million individuals, 140 Indonesian individuals get on Facebook as well as Brazil comes 4 on this chart with 130 million registered users. Since the social media network has actually been forbidden in China, just 1% of all social shares are being produced on Facebook. 70% of Argentinian smart device net customers utilize the Facebook app. 21% of Japanese mobile phone owners make use of Facebook app on a regular monthly basis.

Leading countries based on number of Facebook customers as of April 2018, in millions
Total Facebook Users

When we take a look at the split in between female and also male Facebook individuals for different age, we see the adhering to photo. Generally, 56% of Facebook users are male as well as 44% are women. Amongst various age groups, these 56% of male users offered with 18% among 25-34 years old one, and 16% amongst 18-24 years old one. Generally the only age group where lady have a lot more individuals is 55-64 years old.

Facebook individuals circulation by age and sex, 2018
Total Facebook Users

Facebook Usage Stats

Since April 2018 there are greater than 2,2 billion Facebook regular monthly active users. Every day 1,5 billion people have a look at their favorite social media as well as greater than 989 countless them do it through the mobile app. In US alone people invest 35 minutes a day in the Facebook mobile application, worldwide a typical time individuals invest in Facebook has to do with 20 minutes.

Facebook monthly energetic users 2016-- 2018, by region, in millions
Total Facebook Users

On a day-by-day basis concerning 1,5 billion individuals around the globe faucet on the Facebook app symbol on their apples iphone as well as Android mobile phones to check their feed, upload an upgrade, an image, share their existing state of mind, place and more. When we compare Q1, 2016 numbers against Q1, 2018, we see the largest development in Asia-Pasific-- 200 million. We need to remember that Facebook is forbidden in China, meaning this development ought to only be attributed to various other counties in the area-- South Korea, Japan, Indonesia, Australia and others. And also the slowest development in United States and also Canada-- just 12 million new individuals. This doesn't come as a shock due to the fact that the majority of individuals that intended to sign up currently did so however new individuals aren't really willing to participate masses and also specifically after the current Cambridge Analytica information breach.

Variety of daily energetic Facebook individuals globally 2016-2018, in millions
Total Facebook Users

Facebook Profits

As we can see from on graph from the Facebook Q1, 2018 Outcomes record, the lion gaze of the Facebook profits was produced with marketing. The Facebook app has been one of the most, if not the most, effective platform to drive mobile app sets up in volume. One of the major contributors to profits that Facebook has actually been producing with marketing are mobile app installs. By 2014 the total number of downloads created through advertisements put inside Facebook mobile applications got to 350 million. Certainly, mobile app installs present just a solitary kind of items that companies advertise on Facebook.

Facebook advertisement revenue by customer geography, in millions
Total Facebook Users

Facebook Carrier

In 2011 Facebook chose to distinguish a messaging function right into a standalone application-- Facebook Carrier and also three years later the company announced that messaging included will be eliminated from Facebook application totally therefore all individuals will have to download the Facebook Messenger app to be able to send out immediate messages on Facebook. Adhering to the course of developing a platform on the basis of a messaging app, very first blazed by WeChat, Line, Viber and various other popular IM applications, in March 0f 2015, Facebook added an attribute to the application, which permitted users to send out money to their friends, it's presently just available in the US only. In spring of 2016 Facebook released chatbots remedy for Facebook Carrier that permitted companies to develop a communication channel with their consumers via Facebook Messenger. Since April, 2017 the complete variety of the application has actually gotten to 1,2 billion users.

Variety of month-to-month active Facebook Messenger customers 2014-2017, in millions
Total Facebook Users


The popularity as well as the advancement roadmap of the Facebook app has actually been dictated by the popularity of Facebook as a social media. The latest trend for the application is that its companion application Facebook Carrier becomes a system to apply attributes that generally lead to a standalone application. Such attributes as mobile settlements, chatbots as well as different plugins are seen as the way to boost people's experience of communication with Facebook as well as permit people to do more on Facebook. It fits perfectly to the Facebook method to cover all individuals needs they normally please on mobile sites or applications.

An additional interesting possibility for the Facebook mobile application is to acquire Virtual Reality output/input capacities, as Oculus Rift, the Virtual Reality headset developer and manufacturer, obtained by Facebook for $2 billion in 2014, remains to enhance the headset as well as in time the app might turn into one of its applications.