Facebook Stats

Here’s the latest data on Facebook use, from Facebook:

  • Facebook has more than 500 million active users, half of whom are logged on to the site at any given time.
  • People spend over 700 billion minutes a month on Facebook
  • The average user has 130 friends.
  • Facebook has more than 200 million active mobile users, and those users are twice as active as Facebook members on the desktop.
  • More than 250 million users engage with the site through Connect, the Like button and other social plug-ins,up from 150 million in late June and 60 million in February.
  • Facebook users install 20 million applications a day.
  • The average user is connected to 80 community pages, groups and events and creates 90 pieces of content a month.

For more, see Facebook’s official statistics page.