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Egypt Obtained More Than 14 M New Facebook Users During the Last 30 Months, 2017 | Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government

Facebook is the most popular social media platform in the Arab states with around 156 million users by early 2017, up from 115 million a year earlier and it keeps growing quite differently than other networks.

  • During the last 30 months, Egypt gained the highest number of Facebook users across all the Arab states, an increase of 14.06 million users.
  • Algeria ranks at the second place with an increasing number totaled 9.38 million users, followed by Iraq and KSA.
  • Bahrain, Mauritania, Djibouti and Comoros come at the end of the standings.
  • Syria is the only Arab state has a decrease in the number of Facebook users.

Egypt Obtained More Than 14 M New Facebook Users During the Last 30 months Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government