Bangkok is the city with the largest number of active Facebook users in the world, a new report has revealed.
According to new data released by We Are Social and Hootsuite, Bangkok is Facebook’s most active city with some 30 million people using the social network in the past 30 days, which accounts for around 1.5 percent of its 1.96 billion users worldwide.
The report also reveals that Thailand comes in ninth place out of countries with the highest amount of Facebook users, with 47 million people using Facebook in Thailand.
Regionally, Jakarta trails behind Bangkok in third place with 22 million active users, while Ho Chi Minh comes in tenth place with 11 million users.
However, both Indonesia and Vietnam have more users overall, with 111 million and 50 million, respictively, while Philippines has 63 million users.
Globally, the United States has most users with 219 million, while India in second place has 213 milion users, with both countries accounting for 22 percent of Facebook’s total users.
The report also found that Facebook remains the most popular social platform with 1.968 billion users, followed WhatsApp, which is of course owned by Facebook with 1.2 billion users and Facebook Messenger, with 1 billion users.
A breakdown of Facebook’s global users found that 89 percent access the platform via a mobile device, with 61 percent saying they use Facebook every day. 56 percent of user profiles were declared as male, 44 percent female.