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Facebook Crosses 5 Million Users from Pakistan

By  | 09, Aug 2011 | 21 Comments

Out of estimated 20 million overall internet population, over 5 million internet users from Pakistan are members of Facebook as well. Social networking giant added 2 million users from the country in last 8 months to cross 5 million mark recently.

3.4 million users from Pakistan on Facebook are male, while rest of 1.6 population is female. 76 percent of these users from Pakistan are aged between 18-34.

Facebook has seen positive growth in Pakistan during last three years except in May 2010. Over all Facebook remains the dominating social network in the country. Twitter is said to have around 2 million users from Pakistan, while Google Plus, still being in beta, is nearing 10,000 users from Pakistan.

Facebook Users Growth in Pakistan

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User age distribution on Facebook in Pakistan

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Male/Female User Ratio on Facebook in Pakistan

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Story via Jawwad Jafri / Graphs via Social Bakers

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  • http://i.com.pk Irfan

    What is the source of “around 2 million twitter users from Pakistan”?

  • http://twitter.com/mraliahmad Ali Ahmad

    yeah same question – whats the source of twitter followers in pakistan?

    • admin

      This was stated by someone in recent social media summit

      • Saddam

        but it could also be wrong. as i can also say 3 million stead of 2 million..

    • Shahid Saleem

      I think number of users is not as interesting figure as number of ACTIVE users. I have run into local people who tweet three times in six months and that’s it, never again.

  • http://www.socialdenter.blogspot.com behzad

    seems, youth got nothing to do except facebooking…

  • http://awamiweb.com/ Nouman Younas

    everyone says facebook a time wasting thing but very less really use facebook in positive way.

    • http://pakforums.pk Junaid

      That’s why they are saying it, If you are using something in the positive way, then it’s not time waste

    • Shahid Saleem

      Everyone commenting on this blog is wasting his or her time, too. Yet that does not stop you, Nouman…?

      • irtza

        hahahah 100% agree wid Shahid Saleem !

  • http://www.usmanmir89.blogspot.com usman mir

    can somebody explain the +ve use of facebook???

  • http://www.e-asif.tk Engineer Asif

    I say that facebook break trend of chatting into commenting but this is time waste that people share everything on facebook during walking,talking,eating or anything and his friends comment on it and in the above ratio of female 50% of fake thats a biggest point of wasting…

  • Mani

    @admin,
    R U counting unique users, or just accounts. If you are counting users on accounts base, then let me tell you one simple fact. I know many FB friends with multiple accounts, and our Pakistani fellows are mashallah very advanced in “do numberi” like this.
    So in this case 5 million accounts are actually just 1 million unique users.

  • Humayun

    i dont understand. this blog so called BANNED facebook after draw Mohammad day episode, they even removed the facebook sharing option from the website. Why bother mentioning facebook in their articles?? stupid blog, stupid author, stupid admin

    • Shahid Saleem

      It gets them traffic. You loaded the page, and viewed, didn’t you?

    • irtza

      And u r the most stupid one !

      • Humayun

        @ irtza
        Dude why dont u go blow something up, thats what u pakis are really good at. dont waste ur time here….

  • http://results3x.blogspot.com/ maverickbashoo

    gr8 articalooo

  • http://results3x.blogspot.com/ maverickbashoo

    gr8 articlo

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  • rehan khan

    i came to check how many users are there for facebook from pakistan and feel shame that even after so many pakistani users are there using internet still our country is not shown in country list in most of site,s ,,,,,,