Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Africa and the Face Book - See Facebook statistics for Africa


Facebook of no doubt  has become part of our lives on social media platform as everyone with access to a computer or smartphone has a profile on the social network.

In the latest Facebook statistics gathered by Social Bakers, it was found that just over 50 million Africans are users of the site. When put into perspective, that means 5% of the continent's total population of roughly 1 billion is registered and active on Facebook.

See list of countries in Africa with most Facebook users when you continue.

After the cut...


1 - Egypt

Population: 84,550,000

Facebook Users: 13,010,580

Percentage of Population on Facebook: 15.4%


2 - South Africa


Population: 52,981,991

Facebook Users: 5,534,160

Percentage of Population on Facebook: 10.5%


3 - Nigeria

Population: 170,123,740

Facebook Users: 5,357,500

Percentage of Population on Facebook: 3.2%


4 - Morocco

Population: 32,878,400

Facebook Users: 5,250,340

Percentage of Population on Facebook: 16%


5 - Algeria

Population: 37,900,000

Facebook Users: 4,322,820

Percentage of Population on Facebook: 11.4%


6 - Tunisia
Population: 10,777,500

Facebook Users: 3,436,720

Percentage of Population on Facebook: 32%


7 - Kenya
Population: 43,500,000

Facebook Users: 1,886,560

Percentage of Population on Facebook: 4.3%


8 - Ghana

Population: 24,200,000

Facebook Users: 1,465,560

Percentage of Population on Facebook: 6%


9 - DR Congo

Population: 75,507,308

Facebook Users: 891,140

Percentage of Population on Facebook: 1.2%

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