Facebook In 2030? 5 Billion Users, Says Zuck


New Delhi: Social networking giant Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg wishes to have five billion users by 2030.

“We want to finish connecting everyone, we’re going to do it in partnership with governments and different companies all over the world,” Zuckerberg said during an event celebrating Facebook’s 12th anniversary.

According to USA Today and the Verge, if the Internet entrepreneur, and philanthropist’s wish comes true than nearly 60 percent of the human race would be using Facebook in 2030.

Headquartered in Menlo Park, California, at the start of October 2012, Facebook had passed the monthly active users mark of one billion. The company’s data also revealed 600 million mobile users, 140 billion friend connections since the inception of Facebook, and the median age of a user as 22 years.