Tag Archive: User numbers

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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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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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 | 

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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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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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