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Social Media Quick Facts: Facebook

Here are some of the latest social networking and social media stats for 2011.

  • The average Facebook user has 130 friends.
  • More than 25 billion pieces of content (web links, news stories, blog posts, notes, photo albums, etc) is shared each month.
  • Over 300,000 users helped translate the site through the translations application.
  • More than 150 million people engage with Facebook on external websites every month.
  • Two-thirds of comScore's U.S. Top 100 websites and half of comScore's Global Top 100 websites have integrated with Facebook.
  • There are more than 100 million active users currently accessing Facebook through their mobile devices.
  • People that access Facebook via mobile are twice as active than non-mobile users (think about that when designing your Facebook page).
  • The average Facebook user is connected to 60 pages, groups, and events.
  • People spend over 500 billion minutes per month on Facebook.
  • there are more than 1 million entrepreneurs and developers from 180 countries on Facebook.

Statistics from Facebook press office.