Facebook Data Research Protocol
People on Facebook:
* More than 500 million active users drawn from every country on the planet, aged 13 and older
* 50% of active users log on to Facebook in any given day
* Average user has 140 friends
* People spend over 500 billion minutes per month on Facebook
* Internal research at Facebook suggests user pool is representative of the population by race, ethnicity, and gender.
* All ages are represented, but young people are over-represented.
* More than 70 translations available on the site
* About 70% of Facebook users are outside the United States
* Over 300,000 users helped translate the site through the translations application