Facebook Has Over 1.55 Billion Users, with 8 Billion Video Views Daily [PIC]

During Facebook’s quarterly earnings report yesterday, founder Mark Zuckerberg took to the social network to share a graphic of how many people comprise their community, which now stands at over 1.55 billion people. Of these people, 1.39 billion of them are monthly mobile users.

The company also revealed they added 4 million users to the network from Canada and the USA, their profitable core markets.

Facebook community update

There are now over 1 billion people active on Facebook each day, with over 8 billion video views daily taking place on the social network from 500 million users (up 4 billion since April).

As for other company-owned apps, there are now 900 million WhatsApp users online each month, followed by 700 million on Messenger and 400 million on Instagram. Facebook is taking over the world and our lives.

Facebook’s Q3 2015 earnings took in $4.5 billion in revenue, up 11.3% compared to the year ago quarter ($4.04 billion), beating analysts’ estimates.

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  • Nick

    Facebook counts a video view as a user hovering over an auto play video for at least 3 seconds before moving on. YouTube counts a view as someone watching a video for 30 seconds, and it makes sure it’s not the same person (or an automated system) generating view counts