With over 2.4 billion users worldwide, Facebook is the biggest social networking website in the world. With the penetration of Smart Phone and platforms such as Android and iPhone, Facebook has over 1.3 billion active monthly users on the mobile web.
Which country has the largest number of Facebook users?
India has the largest number of Facebook users in the world with over 260 million active users. Other countries that have a large number of Facebook users exceeding 100 million are U.S. which has 180 million active users, Indonesia has 130 million active Facebook users and Brazil has 120 million active users.
Top 9 countries with the largest number of active monthly Facebook users
|Active Monthly Facebook Users|
|260 million users|
|180 million users|
|130 million users|
|120 million users|
|84 million users|
|70 million users|
|61 million users|
|47 million users|
|38 million users|
Who Started Facebook?
Facebook was founded by Harvard University student “Mark Zuckerberg ” in the year 2004 from his university dorm. He is the current CEO of Facebook with a net worth of US $76.7 billion as of January 2020. Microsoft had paid $240 million in October 2007 for a 1.6% stake in Facebook thus valuing the young company at $15 billion.
What other Apps does Facebook own?
Facebook owns the most Popular messaging app “WhatsApp” and Photo sharing app “instagram”. Instagram has over 1 billion active users as of 2018 and out of which 100 million users are in the U.S. alone. Whatsapp has approx. 1.5 billion monthly active users.
Number of monthly active Facebook users worldwide as of 4th quarter 2019
During the last reported quarter of 2019, Facebook stated that 2.9 billion people were using at least one of the company’s core products (Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, or Messenger) each month.
We will update the above data about worldwide Facebook users in the coming month so keep checking in for the latest numbers on active monthly users of Facebook.