June 13, 2017 10:36 am

450,000 Fijians Like Facebook

Close to half of Fiji’s population is on Facebook, with more than 200,000 people accessing the popular social network every day.

Facebook statistics show 390,000 users in Fiji use a smartphone to access the social network.

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Gender distribution is similar to Fiji’s population, with slightly more men (51%) compared to women (49%).

Fiji’s Facebook population is distinctly younger as 45% of all users under 25 years of age.

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Digicel, Fiji Rugby, and Vodafone have the most local fans, with World Sevens Series the only brand not based in Fiji to appear on the top 10 list.

Update: TappooCity was omitted from the list by SocialBakers.  Newswire has verified that the popular shopping mall has 90,196 local fans from a total of 105,837.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced in February that the social networking giant has almost 1.9 billion users, with 1.2 billion active every day.

 1.2 billion users are active on Whatsapp, 1 billion on Messenger, and 600 million on Instagram.

1.2 billion users are active on Whatsapp, 1 billion on Messenger, and 600 million on Instagram.

“More than 65 million small businesses use Facebook to connect with their customers,” says Zuckerberg.

Facebook is the dominant social network in the world.
Facebook is the dominant social network in the world.