TRIVIAL PURSUITS: How Many ‘Friends’ Does the Average Facebook User Have?

Data shows that as of September 2018, Facebook had 2.23 billion active monthly users.

How many “friends” does the average Facebook user have?


In 2014, it was reported that the average Facebook user had, on average, 338 “friends.” However, statistics updated in 2018 suggest the average number of “friends” is 155.
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