About 21% of the world’s population is using Twitter, making it the fastest growing social network in the world by active users, according to a Global Web Index Study.
These are the hard numbers:
- 44% growth from June 2012 to March 2013.
- 288 million monthly active users – that means that 21% of the world’s internet population are using Twitter every month.
- Over 500 million registered accounts.
- Twitter’s fastest growing age demographic is 55 to 64 year olds, registering an increase in active users of 79%.
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