[Air-L] online community statistics
emma.dukewilliams at gmail.com
Wed Dec 12 00:31:20 PST 2007
On 11/12/2007, Lorraine R Buis <buisl at msu.edu> wrote:
> Hello all,
> I was wondering if anyone out there has any citations for updated
> statistics/estimates of the number of Internet users who use online
> communities. The most current estimates I can find are from a 2001 Pew
> Internet & American Life report that indicate that approximately 100 million
> American Internet users have used an online community. Any help would be
> greatly appreciated!
You've mentioned the Pew reports and given your address, I'm guessing
that you're particularly interested in US data. However, you might
useful. It's from Neilsen Netratings and is UK based. They were
primarily looking at Facebook, but include other Social Networking
sites that are popular in the UK as a comparison.
School of Computing/ Faculty eLearning Co-ordinator.
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