Facebook was started by Mark Zuckerberg and his team. He never had thought that Facebook would grow up such a big. Initial prediction of Facebook was that it would be popular among the colleges of America and so it was designed in such a way.

But talking about Facebook now, it is not restricted to America or Europe but now is getting popular in Asia also.

No doubt that Facebook is most popular in United States with 155,746,740 users with a change of .50%. No one might have thought that Indonesia ranks 2nd in this list with 40,418,860 users  with a change of 15.98%.

United States people are using Facebook from last seven years. They have seriously got bored from poking, updating, liking features of Facebook and thus they are moving towards Google+

Now talking about India , it is the worlds second largest populated country with different cultures, traditions. More than 20,000 languages are spoken in India and English, Hindi are the most widely used languages.

Indian people were addicted to Orkut before the arriving of Facebook. As soon as Facebook started growing roots in the world and when it came to India like a virus , it is continuously spreading and hence India has been ranked third in the top countries using Facebook.

Now let me show you some of the statistics about the growth of Facebook in India:-

Users & Demography for the India

Facebook penetration in India is 3.10% compared to the country’s population and 44.97% in relation to number of Internet users. The total number of FB users in India is reaching 36 422 980 and grew by more than 13 380 180 in the last 6 months.

TOP 5 places in India

User age distribution on Facebook in India

India Facebook demographics is other social media statistics we monitor. The largest age group is currently 18 – 24 with total of 17 118 801 users, followed by the users in the age of 25 – 34.

Male/Female User Ratio on Facebook in India


There are 72% male users and 28% female users in India, compared to 60% and 40% in Indonesia and 63% and 37% in Turkey . On the graph below you can see that the biggest gain in the last 3 months was recorded by the age group of 18 – 24.

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