Category Archives: Social Media Statistics

750 Million Facebook Users worldwide, 4.1 million in South Africa

3 month ago we announced that Facebook will soon hit the 4 million user mark in South Africa. At that moment Facebook had 3.904.420 active South African users. But it took longer than expected as you can see in the chart below. In May 2011, Facebook “only” counted 3.797.180 users in South Africa. But this […]

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The Life of a Facebook Photo | Infographic

Pixable, an US based startup that offers sleek social photo creation and categorization tools for Facebook, recently created an infographic which shows what happens when people upload photos to Facebook. Pixable states that more than six billion photos are uploaded to Facebook every month and that this number will further increase. The infographic describes the […]

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Facebook User Numbers by South African Cities – May 2011

We already analysed South Africa’s most popular cities by looking at the number of fans on different city fan pages. Today we want to look into the official Facebook user numbers by South African cities. It turns out that Johannesburg has the largest number of active Facebook users with more than 816.000 users logging in […]

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Imagine a World without Facebook – Video

I just found a new video which shows some interesting Facebook stats and raises the question how the world would be different without Facebook. Thanks to Kelly Lazy for this amazing motion-infographic video.

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Facebook Statistics South Africa – 4 million Users in April 2011

As at April 4, 2011 there were 3.904.420 active Facebook users in South Africa. We are pretty sure that South Africa will hit the 4 million user mark this month. What people are looking for:Facebook users by age | Facebook statistics for south africa | 

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Facebook Usage in South Africa – March 2011

Welcome to our new series of monthly Facebook statistics in South Africa. This article provides you with the latest user numbers for Facebook in South Africa. 2 week ago, Marc Cowan, Head of Emerging Market at Facebook, gave a presentation in Cape Town on the social change. He said that soon South Africa will hit […]

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South Africa: Rapid Growth in Facebook Users

South Africa is one of the world’s top raising countries in terms of the development of Facebook population. In the last 6 months, South Africa gained 750.000 new users (+ 25 %) and now has more than 3.76 million users in total. In Africa, only Egypt has more users with over 5.6 million, of which […]

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Facebook: Eminem is world’s most popular person

Eminem is Facebook’s new most popular living person and has more than 28,880,000 fans on the biggest social networking site. The number of fans increases rapidly by every minutes that goes by. He adds up as many as 546,000 new fans each week. Only the King of Pop, Michael Jackson, has with 29.1 million fans […]

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South Africa’s most popular Cities on Facebook

What is the best city in the whole country? Cape Town, Jo’burg, Durban, Pretoria or Soweto?! These are actually the biggest cities in South Africa. But are the cities with the highest population also the ones with the largest Facebook community? We searched for interessting and popular Facebook “City Pages” and these are our results. […]

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Facebook Usage in South Africa

Check the latest statistics for Facebook. In South Africa there are currently 3,38 million users online and share their thougts, images and videos with friends, colleagues and peers. What people are looking for:when did facebook start in south africa | When was facebook launched in south africa | how many people use facebook in south africa | how many people in […]

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