Monday, July 19, 2010

Facebook Facts You Didn’t Know

Direct from Online MBA (Where Business Education Meets the Internet),here are some very interesting facts about Facebook that might surprise you.

• Today, 400 million people log onto their Facebook profile at least once every month; 50 percent are on the site every day.

• Facebook is an international sensation; 70 percent of Facebook users live outside the United States, and the site is available in more than 70 languages.

• Monthly amount of time spent on Facebook: 8.3 billion hours
• Facebook has become so popular, psychologists identified a new mental health disorder: Facebook addiction disorder.

• Court notices can be served through Facebook in Australia.

• Nearly half of Denmark’s population has an active Facebook profile (2,421,380 people out of 5,484,723)

• Women age 55 and up are the fastest growing Facebook demographic in America.

• Total number of active Facebook applications: 550,000+.

• Average number of Facebook friends: 130.

• Number of servers running Facebook’s infrastructure: 10,000.


1 comment:

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