Facebook User Statistics (Nov 2007)

Overall country rank, user numbers, and gender break-down of Facebook users (as of Nov 2007)

  • 42,966,780 total users
    • 15,521,660 (36.12%) male; 18,118,600 (42%) female; 9,326,520 (21.71%) unspecified.
United States118,071,70040.11%45.98%13.90%
South Africa9603,96036.85%40.96%22.18%
Saudi Arabia27120,52039.69%26.54%33.77%

Largest city networks on Facebook

  • London, UK 1,760,596 users
  • Toronto, Canada 966,092 users

User growth by age group from May 2006 & May 2007

  • Ages 12-17: 1,628,000 to 4,060,000 (149% growth)
  • Ages 18-24: 5,674,000 to 7,843,000 (38% growth)
  • Ages 25-34: 1,114,000 to 3,134,000 (181% growth)
  • Ages 35+: 5,247,000 to 10,412,000 (98% growth)


  1. Facebook on Wikipedia
  2. Facebook Member Stats – An Update from Travels with my Overnight Bag blog
  3. ComScore Facebook Sees Flood Of New Traffic From Teenagers And Adults
  4. Statistics from Facebook website

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