66% of facebook users in Saudi Arabia are male, 54% are between 19 – 29 years old

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As of April 2010, number of facebook users in Saudi Arabia exceeded the 2 million users, which makes the kingdom the second largest Arab population on the largest social networking hub.

For more details about facebook usage in Saudi Arabia, please download the full report.

More than half of facebook users in Saudi Arabia are between 19 – 29 years old, while 25% are between 30 – 45 years old. Males dominate facebook in the kingdom with more than 66%, while English language has surpassed the Arabic in a country where users are widely known to prefer using Arabic when it comes to internet, this could be due to 2 reasons; expats, and the fact that English has been there before Arabic and so users got used to over time.

Age groups split among Saudi facebook users as of April 2010.

You can also download the full report of the MENA region that was conducted on February 2010.

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