[Air-L] How many Facebook users make their friends list private?

C.H. chainsawtiney at gmail.com
Tue Sep 5 20:40:20 PDT 2017

Dear John,

Probably this paper helps.


Specifically section 6.2, it says 84% of randomly selected users use
the default privacy settings. About 7% of users use "hide my friends."


On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 10:02 PM, Nicholas John <n.john at huji.ac.il> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Has anyone ever seen data on how many Facebook users make their friends list private?
> I’m guessing it’s not that many, but I worry that writing “I guess it’s not that many” in my article might not get past Reviewer 2.
> Cheers!
> Nik
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